Arts & Crafts 15K Gold Moonstone Suffragette Necklace
Lovely antique Arts & Crafts / Edwardian Suffragette necklace featuring demantoid garnet, moonstone, and amethyst gemstones set in a sublime 15K gold. Long teardrop shapes hold open-back oval moonstones with a scroll type top having a green demantoid garnet with an amethyst accent. Worn by strong courageous women who stood together and fought for the right to vote in public elections the colors purple symbolized freedom and dignity, white symbolized purity, and green stood for the hope of a new life. Great craftsmanship and detail steeped in symbolism!
Materials: 15 karat gold
Gemstones: Moonstone, demantoid garnet, amethyst
Measurements: The necklace measures 17.5 inches long with the width of the gemstone section measuring 4 inches across
Hallmarks: 15ct - Murrle Bennet style
Condition: Excellent with no chips or nicks and the colors vibrant. A lovely piece!