Handcrafted from an antique wax seal on from an envelope from late 1800s England, this talisman features the seal of the Duke of Wellington Regiment consisting of lions on each side of the shield under a crown with a Latin banner along the bottom that reads “Virtutis fortuna comes” which translates to “Fortune favors the brave”.
The lions symbolize dauntless courage while the crown symbolizes success.
The fine silver talisman is approximately 1”x 1.25” oval and hangs from a sterling silver cable chain with a lobster clasp closure. The entire necklace measures 18” long.
Each piece of jewelry from The Silver Acorn comes packaged in a tasteful gift box with a meaning card ready for gift-giving.
Handcrafted in her studio in Spokane, Washington, each symbolic wax seal item from The Silver Acorn is hand-stamped in reclaimed fine silver or bronze and will be slightly different and uniquely yours.
Handcrafted from an antique art nouveau bronze art medal pendant by Paul Dubois from early 1900 Belgium, this talisman features the Victory Angel of WWI and was awarded to all members of the Belgian Armed Forces who served during the...
Handcrafted from an antique intaglio from the 1700-1800's, this talisman features two sisters dancing together. “Sister is probably the most competitive relationship within the family, but once the sisters are grown, it becomes the strongest relationship.” This bronze talisman is around 1 1/2”x...
Handcrafted from an antique intaglio from the 1700-1800's, this talisman features Eos, the Goddess of the Dawn, opening the gates of heaven so that her brother Helios, the sun God, could ride his chariot across the sky every day. She brought...