Romantic antiqued solid bronze vintage key necklace. On a Victorian inspired bronze bail with a bronze 30 inch wide oval link Belcher 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: 30 inches (76cm) including bail.
Key: 6 inches (from bail).
If you require a longer or shorter chain just let us know at time of order.
Presented by I.Love.Vintage© in a handcrafted decoupage gift box.