ship wax seal earrings - wax seal jewelry
Recall a faraway place or time with these tiny sterling silver ship wax seal earrings. The little three masted ship heading to destinations unknown.
“If one does not know to which port one is sailing, no wind is favorable.” ~ (Roman philosopher, mid-1st century AD)
- symbolism -
In heraldry, the ship is symbolic of ancient sea voyages.
- approximate measurement - 3/8 x 3/8” (11mm x 10mm)
- wax seal charm metal - sterling silver (.925 silver)
- ear wires - sterling silver
- little earring plugs included - don't lose an earring!
Hand crafted from a small ornate Victorian wheel wax seal (1837 - 1901)
It has 6 arms and each arm of the seal has a three sided rotating seal.
Impressed with history!