Wax seal impression, sterling silver, sentimental motto, necklace, cupid crying over lost love, loneliness, your absence, handmade charm
Wax seal impression, sterling silver, sentimental motto, necklace, cupid crying over lost love, loneliness, your absence, handmade charm
Wax seal impression, sterling silver, sentimental motto, necklace, cupid crying over lost love, loneliness, your absence, handmade charm
Wax seal impression, sterling silver, sentimental motto, necklace, cupid crying over lost love, loneliness, your absence, handmade charm
Wax seal impression, sterling silver, sentimental motto, necklace, cupid crying over lost love, loneliness, your absence, handmade charm

Wax seal impression, sterling silver, sentimental motto, necklace, cupid crying over lost love, loneliness, your absence, handmade charm

Vendor
swalk.ie
Regular price
€67,00
Sale price
€67,00
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per 
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Your absence is the cause.........

This pendant was cast from an antique wax seal stamp from the 1800's. These were used to seal letters and correspondence and come in a huge variety of designs, mottos, sentiments, heraldry and proverbs...

This seal features the image of cupid weeping into his hand... the text states in French 'Votre absence est la cause' which translates to 'your absence is the cause' presumably of his weeping and misery. Lost love perhaps, or a forced separation?

Size......

This is a fairly big pendant and measures approx. 17mm in diameter.
This size is only approximate though because each piece is made individually by hand and may vary slightly.

Options.......

Please choose from the drop down menu how you would like your charm:
on it's own,
with a chain of various lengths

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Wax Seal Jewelry......
Each piece offered for sale is an imprint or cast of an antique wax seal from my personal collection. I use 100% sterling silver as this has the strength and durability needed for a piece of jewelry that is to be worn for years. All the jumps rings, clasps etc, are also sterling silver and each part is soldered, also for strength and durability. My intention is to make a piece that could become an heirloom too and for it to last generations.
Each piece is individually handmade and therefore no two pieces will be exactly the same, they will however be extremely similar. The mark of the maker has been purposely left on the casts. The signs of age, cracks and tool marks all add to the charm of the piece and are an intentional feature.

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