With hope, a small cabled anchor sitting above the world wax seal necklace pendant, surrounded by the French sentiment L’ ESPERANCE EST AU DESSUS which translates HOPE IS ABOVE.
- symbolism -
In heraldry, the anchor is a symbol of well grounded hope, salvation and steadfastness.
Hand cast from a Victorian era (1837 - 1901) glass block wax seal, as shown in the photograph but not available for purchase.
- approximate measurement - 5/8” (17mm x 14mm)
- wax seal charm metal - fine silver (.999 pure and recycled silver)
- photographed with an old US dime, same size as todays dime
- chain - a sterling silver cable chain with a spring ring clasp.
- select the necklace chain length or just the charm at checkout.
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Impressed with history!