• Gold Virgo Astrology Necklace

Yasmin Everley Jewellery

Gold Virgo Astrology Necklace

£275.00

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About The Designer

Yasmin Everley is a young British designer, born and bred in Camden, London. Yasmin has been surrounded by jewellery for longer than she can remember, working alongside her mother, also a jewellery designer, since the age of eleven has inevitably influenced her own designs. However, her degree in Classical Studies, combined with a love of the late 18th and early 19th century – the age of exploration and excavation – has provided Yasmin's main source of inspiration.

Her collections include Entomology, Typography and Astrology. Her jewellery is all made from polished Sterling Silver and oxidised solid Sterling Silver, embellished with pure gold and precious stones.

From Yasmin Everley's Astrology collection, the pendant takes the form of a circle, which the Ancient Greeks considered the most geometrically perfect shape. It holds a cluster of the stars, accurately forming the constellation, which is held suspended in space by delicate wire. The chain is a rope chain, reminiscent of both the sailors who have used these stars to navigate through the centuries and our coiling strands of DNA. The side view shows Sagittarius but illustrates the three dimensional nature of the design.

In the Ancient Greek tale, Virgo is associated with the story of Demeter, the goddess of harvest, and her daughter Persephone. While Persephone was out gathering flowers, Hades abducted her and made her his wife. In her grief Demeter caused all the harvests to fail until Hades agreed to give her back for half the year and so the seasons were created.

This piece is handcrafted using traditional lost wax casting and hallmarked by the London Assay Office. 

Material Solid 9ct gold. strong>Dimensions 20mm diameter x up to 3mm thick. Chain: 20 inch.

DELIVERY
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UK £5.99
Europe £7.99
USA £8.99
Rest of the World £8.99

LOCATION
United Kingdom

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