Handcrafted from an antique intaglio from the 1700-1800's, this wax seal charm features three putti angels.
Putti are distinct from cherubim. In the plural, "the Cherubim" refers to the biblical angels. While "cherubs" represent the second order of angels, putti are secular and present a non-religious passion. However, in the Baroque period of art, the putti came to represent the omnipresence of God. Putti, in the ancient classical world of art, were winged infants that were believed to influence human lives and are endearing symbols that suggest love and romance.
This bronze talisman is substantial at approximately a 1 1/4" x 1 1/2"oval and hangs from a 14k gold-filled short-long 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 my 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 French medallion from the early 1800s, this talisman features the Sacred Heart with the heart pierced with a lance, topped with a lily and surrounded by rays of light. The Sacred Heart is symbolic of divine love...
Handcrafted from an antique intaglio from the 1700-1800's, this talisman features the Three Graces who symbolize charm, beauty and creativity. According to Greek poet Pindar, these enchanting goddesses were created to fill the world with pleasant moments and goodwill. The...
Handcrafted from an antique wax seal stamp from early 1800 England, this talisman features, the mother pelican plucking at her own breast in order to draw blood to feed her baby chicks - a symbol of ultimate motherly love and self-sacrifice. This...