Lion Wax Seal Crest Necklace
Vi et Arte - By Strength and Skill
Pictured is the head of a fierce Lion with the Latin caption reading By Strength and Skill, meaning I can conquer anything or anyone by strength and skill.
The lion has always held a high place in heraldry as the emblem of deathless courage, and hence, that of a valiant warrior. It is said to be the symbol of a good soldier, who must be "valiant in courage and strong of body". In Ireland it was the symbol of a great warrior chief, indeed a foe to be feared.
Symbol for : power, strength, protection and also for dauntless courage, majesty and gentleness.
☛Your jewelry comes beautifully gift boxed and includes a card with the charms meaning & symbolism, ready for gifting!
►SIZE: pendant is over 3/4" long (measured from the top of the bail) x 5/8" 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 menu.
►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 made using the original wax seal that dates to the mid 1800's. 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. Due to their handmade nature, they may vary slightly in size.
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.