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What is brighter than the stars?  A constellation of stars wax seal necklace ... lovely inspirational wax seal jewelry

"Many are the stars I see but in my eye no star like thee." ~ inscribed on an 18th century poesy ring.

The shield filled with nine stars is very similar to the Scottish Baillie Clan crest which is often accompanied by the Latin motto QUID CLARIUS ASTRIS which translates WHAT IS BRIGHTER THAN THE STARS

- symbolism -
In heraldry, the star is the symbol of truth, spirit and hope. It is a symbol of constancy and celestial goodness.

- approximate measurement - 3/4” (20mm x 21mm)
- wax seal charm metal - fine silver (.999 pure and recycled 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 18th century French desk wax seal, the matrix of which is shown in a photo.

Impressed with history!