pyrrha box of lovelies just came in!

 

all Pyrrha talisman necklaces are cast in reclaimed sterling silver from 19th century wax seals. each of these symbolic necklaces feature insignia rich with meaning culled from heraldry and are handcrafted in their studio in vancouver, canada.

 

 just a few of our faves:

 


  Scissors Wax Seal Necklace

 This handcrafted wax seal necklace is inscribed We Part to Meet Again,pictured with a pair of scissors. 

(aaron has this one) 


  Horseshoe Wax Seal Necklace

This handcrafted wax seal necklace features a horseshoe. 
Horseshoes are often hung over the outside thresholds of houses 
and barns to protect and bring good luck.




Peace of Mind Wax Seal Necklace

This handcrafted wax seal necklace reads Je Console, 
which means I Comfort. 
Anchors, which are used to keep vessels from going adrift in strong wind or current, 
represent stability and peace of mind.

(jessica's fave)




Leaf Wax Seal Necklace

This handcrafted wax seal necklace reads Je Ne Change Qu Mourant in French 
which means I Do Not Change, Except In Death. 
Shown is the bay leaf which is symbolic of steadfastness.





Pathfinder Wax Seal Necklace

This handcrafted wax seal necklace features a running fox.
 The Celts believed that the fox was a guide.
 The fox’s entire body is pointed like an arrow: straight and tightly aimed. 
This is a symbolic message for us to set a determined mindset in order to achieve our desires.





Ship Wax Seal Necklace

This handcrafted wax seal necklace reads Such Is Life. 
Ships symbolize wanderlust and an ability to weather all of life’s conditions.

(this in suz's new fave)