memoria in eterno wax seal necklace - mourning jewelry
Remember a loved one with a tiny sentimental wax seal necklace with the Italian sentiment MEMORIA IN ETERNO which translates eternal memory ... meaningful forget me not sentimental wax seal jewelry.
- symbolism -
People have worn sentimental jewelry for centuries, as a touchstone to remember a loved one. Just think, someone used this wax seal fob with sealing wax to seal their special letters.
- approximate measurement - 5/8" (15mm x 15mm)
- shown with a US dime for scale
- wax seal charm metal - sterling silver (.925 silver)
- 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 small gorgeous Georgian Regency (1815) wax seal fob. Notice the various shades of gold forget me not flowers decorating the frame which holds the bloodstone intaglio.
The chain will be shiny silver unless you specify by note that you'd prefer an oxidized chain.
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Impressed with history!