For a dear friend, an hourglass wax seal necklace sending the message that TIME PASSES BUT THE FRIENDSHIP REMAINS.
Beautiful and thoughtful wax seal jewelry - a lovely gift for a special friend.
- description -
An hourglass surrounded by the French sentiment LE TEMS PASSE L'AMITIE RESTE which translates TIME PASSES BUT THE FRIENDSHIP REMAINS but the tiny words are rather difficult to read.
- symbolism -
In heraldry, the hourglass represents the flight of time and mortality.
- approximate measurement - 5/8" (14mm x 16mm)
- wax seal charm metal - fine silver (.999 pure and recycled silver)
- the words are delicately engraved on the antique seal making them very hard to read on the finished silver wax seal charm
- photographed with an old US dime for scale
- chain - a sterling silver cable chain with a spring ring clasp
- select the necklace chain length or just the charm at checkout
Hand crafted from a Victorian fob wax seal, which dates back to 1837 - 1901.
Impressed with history!