I love the symbolism behind this necklace - a little bird sitting atop his birdcage surrounded by the French motto "La Liberte Me Rend Fidele, Freedom Makes Me Faithful. Love is.....freedom, keep me caged and I'm a prisoner, give me freedom to fly and I shall always return to you.
If you love something, set it free; if it comes backs it's yours, if it doesn't, it never was.
The best proof of love is trust.
The way to love anything is to realize that it may be lost. Each one is hand cast in fine silver from an antique Victorian era wax seal (1837 - 1901), a beautiful piece of history that's been captured in a pendant with a sentiment that's still relevant today. Such a meaningful gift!
►YOUR JEWELRY COMES BEAUTIFULLY GIFT BOXED and INCLUDES a CARD with the CHARMS MEANING & SYMBOLISM, READY FOR GIFTING! ◄
►Size: charm measures 3/4" in diameter
►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 to the right. *See last picture for reference.
►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.