The Latin motto "Sustine et Abstine" which translates to "Bear and Forbear" or "Hold Off and Hold On" which means to be in control of ones self and destiny. This seal depicts a crest with 2 rampant lions supporting a shield and the banner with the motto.
This medallion is a reminder to endure what is difficult or hard to deal with, through patience one achieves all, even the impossible. Words to live by every day.
::Pictured on a Black Greek Woven Cord
☛Your jewelry comes beautifully gift boxed and includes a card with the charms meaning & symbolism, ready for gifting!
►SIZE: 1 1/2" long x 1" wide
►MATERIALS: Recycled Fine Silver
►NECKLACE OPTION: You may chose to order JUST the pendant or select from a variety of sterling chains available in shiny silver or antiqued silver finishes from the drop down menus.
►CHARM ONLY OPTION: If you chose to order the charm only it will come on a 5mm sterling jump ring that you may thread onto your own necklace.
♡♡ This pendant is created using an armorial motto coronet wax seal, circa 1820 FRANCE. The charm has been given an antique patina to bring out all the details. Please note that the picture has been enlarged so you can see the detail. Each one is handmade to order, unique and one-of-a-kind in every regard.
Every Shannon Westmeyer piece is handmade to order using the original wax seal and vintage castings once we receive your order. We stand behind our products and craftsmanship and want you to be 100% satisfied with your jewelry. Please allow 5-7 business days for the creation of your jewelry in addition to shipping times. Also, a friendly reminder that each listing includes the measurements of the wax seal charm, please read carefully so you're not disappointed or surprised when you receive your jewelry! We gladly accept returns on any non-personalized items for exchange of refund within 30 days of the original purchase date.