Make a splash with a gorgeous armorial mermaid wax seal necklace pendant ... enchanting wax seal jewelry.
"I must be a mermaid... I have no fear of depths and a great fear of shallow living" ~ Anais Nin
- description -
Two lovely mermaids are supporting an armorial shield with two chevrons between three cinquefoils (five petaled flowers). Above the shield is a helmet.
- symbolism -
In heraldry, the mermaid is symbolic of beauty, grace, eloquence, enchantment and mystery. She represents a safe voyage to those at sea.
The chevron represents the roof of a house, derived from the French word chevron which means rafter and represents protection.
The cinquefoils represent hope and joy.
- approximate measurement - just over 3/4” (21mm)
- 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 an antique French armorial mermaid desk wax seal, which dates to 1800’s. See the seal matrix in the picture.
Impressed with history!