For a dear friend, an hourglass sending the message that TIME PASSES BUT THE FRIENDSHIP REMAINS.
A beautiful and thoughtful 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 symbolizes the flight of time and mortality.
Hand cast from a antique Victorian fob wax seal, which dates back to 1837 - 1901 and it's shown in the photo.
- approximate measurement - 5/8" (14mm x 16mm)
- wax seal charm metal - fine silver (.999 pure and recycled silver)
- photographed with an old US dime
- chain - a sterling silver cable chain with a spring ring clasp.
- select the necklace chain length or just the charm at checkout.
Impressed with history!