Lily of the valley €775

Herbarium No. PF168.3 Scientific Name CONVALLARIA MAJALIS Common Name Lily of the valley, May lily Type Brooch Place France Date Ca. 1895-1905 Collected by Lozenge F.. Fres Material Coral ‘pelle d’angelo’. Rosecut diamonds, natural pearls, 750/1000 gold 18 ct Size 39 x 6 mm Total Weight 4,4 grams Condition Good Price €775 A pretty barbrooch with a Lily of the valley (Convallaria majalis). The lily of the valley is represented in religious lore and folklore as well as in various celebrations. Also known as the muguet or May lily, it is given on May Day to bring good luck. In…

Victorian Ivy locket

Ivy Victorian €875

Herbarium No. 129 Scientific Name HEDERA HELIX Common Name Ivy Type Locket, pendant Place Probably English Date Ca. 1890 Collected by Unknown Material 625/1000 gold 15 ct Size 38,9 x  24 mm Total Weight 9,5 grams Condition Good Price 875 EUR     The Ivy is a climbing and creeping plant that covers and binds trees, buildings, actually everything within its reach. Because of this binding aspect of the plant, it has been a perfect symbol of faith and affection since ancient times. This locket contains a dried lucky clover.