Always optimistic with a lovely anchor wax seal necklace pendant, the anchor surrounded by the French sentiment L'ESPERENCE ME SOUTIENT which translates HOPE SUSTAINS ME.
A lovely inspirational gift!
"A ship should not ride on a single anchor, nor life on a single hope" ~ Epictetus.
- description -
An anchor is surrounded by the French sentiment motto L'ESPERENCE ME SOUTIENT which translates HOPE SUSTAINS ME. Please note, the words are small and somewhat hard to read.
- symbolism -
In heraldry, the anchor is a symbol of well grounded hope, salvation and steadfastness.
Hand cast from an 19th century French multiple wax seal set. See the photo for a few of the lovely French wax seals included in the little case.
- approximate measurement - 3/4” (19mm)
- wax seal charm metal - fine silver (.999 pure and recycled silver)
- 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.
More chains, charm catchers and swivel fobs are available here. And if you'd prefer an oxidized chain (antiqued) to the shiny chain shown, simply make this request at checkout in the "add a note to your order" box.
Impressed with history!