Romantic antiqued bronze vintage sceptre key necklace. With a Victorian inspired bail and 16 inch bronze chain with lobster clasp. The key is finely detailed to both sides.
Meaning: Throughout history, the key is a symbol of destiny. It also represents the key to a loved ones heart. The 8th wedding anniversary is traditionally symbolized by bronze so this vintage key necklace is very popular as a gift to celebrate 8 years. The historic origins of giving symbolic gifts on wedding anniversaries dates back to the Roman Empire when husbands crowned their wives with silver and gold. Complete with inspirational love quote by 18th century Italian poet Arrigo Boito. “When I saw you I fell in love, and you smiled because you knew”. Translated from the Italian “Come ti vidi, M’innamorai, E tu sorridi, Perchè lo sai”.
Chain: 16 inches (40cm) Extendable by 3cm. If you would prefer a longer or shorter chain just send us a message at time of order.
Key: 4.4cm x 1.7cm
Presented by I.Love.Vintage© in a handcrafted decoupage gift box.