Antique Victorian Anemone Flower 10k Yellow Gold Crescent Moon Paste Brooch Pin

Antique Victorian Anemone Flower 10k Yellow Gold Crescent Moon Paste Brooch Pin
Antique Victorian Anemone Flower 10k Yellow Gold Crescent Moon Paste Brooch Pin
Antique Victorian Anemone Flower 10k Yellow Gold Crescent Moon Paste Brooch Pin
Antique Victorian Anemone Flower 10k Yellow Gold Crescent Moon Paste Brooch Pin
Antique Victorian Anemone Flower 10k Yellow Gold Crescent Moon Paste Brooch Pin
Antique Victorian Anemone Flower 10k Yellow Gold Crescent Moon Paste Brooch Pin
Antique Victorian Anemone Flower 10k Yellow Gold Crescent Moon Paste Brooch Pin
Antique Victorian Anemone Flower 10k Yellow Gold Crescent Moon Paste Brooch Pin

Antique Victorian Anemone Flower 10k Yellow Gold Crescent Moon Paste Brooch Pin
Tests for 10k gold, glass. Why You'll Love It. Crescent moon combined with a flower was often given as a well-wishing honeymoon gift. The crescent moon was a common symbol of femininity while the anemone. Delicate petals appear to curl while serrated leaves are in crisp relief bringing the flower's physical form to life. Bright patina with minimal surface wear to the setting.

Fresh sheen, light surface wear, and no chipping on the glass. Floriography, or the language of flowers, is rooted in the Victorian era. It refers to the assignment of special emotional meanings to certain flowers. Including those flowers in jewelry was a way to slyly convey one's feelings in a society that discouraged showing your emotions.

For example, red roses were (and still are today) associated with romantic love and passion, while forget-me-knots were symbolized remembrance. A young Queen Victoria assumed her role in 1837 and her taste in jewelry quickly became culturally influential, within England and beyond. Her relationship to jewelry was enmeshed with her husband, Prince Albert, who gifted the Queen for their engagement, a snake ring, embedded with an emerald (her birthstone) in its head. Continuing from the Georgian era and intensified by Queen Victoria.

Taste, sentimental and figural jewelry was a major trend throughout the Victorian era. When certain ideas and words were deemed too forward or improper to be spoken, jewelry and symbolic meaning was used to communicate what was left unsaid. _gsrx_vers_1436 GS 9.0.5 (1436). This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Brooches & Pins".

The seller is "oxfordjewel" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada.


Antique Victorian Anemone Flower 10k Yellow Gold Crescent Moon Paste Brooch Pin