SUFFRAGETTE FLEUR DE LYS EARRINGS 18CT GOLD SILVER
These fabulous Suffragette earrings are set in 18ct Yellow Gold and Silver.
The earrings are decorated in an Amethyst, Peridots and Diamonds, in a fleur-de-lys style gallery.
Suffragettes liked to be depicted as feminine, their jewellery popularly consisted of Violet Green and White colours which were chosen to counter the stereotypes put forward by opponents that they were mannish or shrieking!
Green is for Give, white is for Women and violet is for Votes.
Amethyst has been highly esteemed throughout the ages for its stunning beauty which has adorned regal jewellery all around the world, from ancient Egypt to the British crown jewels.
The Peridot is a stone of lightness and beauty and was believed to be a stone of springtime by ancients who considered it a gift from Mother Nature.
Diamond is the hardest mineral on Earth and this combined with its exceptional lustre and brilliant fire has made it the most highly prized of all gems.
The fabulous earrings are all set in 18ct Yellow Gold and Silver, fitted with Gold shepherd hook wires.
Made in the Victorian style.
These are truly stunning earrings, they look beautiful when worn.
Weigh 2.8 grams together.
Measure 15mm across x 30mm down.
Both in Excellent condition.