Always optimistic with a lovely cabled anchor wax seal necklace pendant, the anchor surrounded by the French sentiment L'ESPERENCE ME SOUTIENT which translates HOPE SUSTAINS ME.
"A ship should not ride on a single anchor, nor life on a single hope" ~ Epictetus.
- description -
A cabled anchor is surrounded by the French sentiment motto L'ESPERENCE ME SOUTIENT which translates HOPE SUSTAINS ME. Please note, the words are very small and hard to read.
- symbolism -
In heraldry, the anchor is a symbol of well grounded hope, salvation and steadfastness.
Hand cast from a seal from an antique French wax seal set, which dates back to 1819 - 1838.
- approximate measurement - 5/8” x just over 5/8" (16mm x 17mm)
- 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!