"Pearl of Temperance", Argentium and Amethyst Ring, High Jewelry. Unique piece. Lost wax technique.
  • "Pearl of Temperance", Argentium and Amethyst Ring, High Jewelry. Unique piece. Lost wax technique.
  • "Pearl of Temperance", Argentium and Amethyst Ring, High Jewelry. Unique piece. Lost wax technique.
  • "Pearl of Temperance", Argentium and Amethyst Ring, High Jewelry. Unique piece. Lost wax technique.
  • "Pearl of Temperance", Argentium and Amethyst Ring, High Jewelry. Unique piece. Lost wax technique.

Ring "Pearl of Temperance"

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High Jewelry ring. Jewelery creation entitled "Pearl of Temperance". The chiseled frame is made of Argentium. The Amethyst represents the Temperance. This piece is unique. 

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Specificities of the Model

 

Title: "Pearl of Temperance"

Type: Ring

Unique piece / Fantasy World

Half pearl amethyst of 3,5 carats

Chiseled Argentium frame

Finger size: T55 (FR 15 / US 7,1 / D17,5) Resizing is not possible

Weight: 7,26 grams

Dimensions: Length: 18 mm / Width: 21 mm / Height: 26 mm

Made in Cordes-sur-Ciel in France

 

Techniques used

 

The original frame is first sculpted in wax. It is then produced in Argentium using the lost wax casting technique.

We carry out in our premises sculpture, foundry, gem setting as well as polishing

Symbolic

 

The Amethyst:

 

The amethyst is a temperance stone. Its color is made of an equal proportion of red and blue. Balance between heaven and earth, sense and spirit, passion and intelligence.

 

Arcane XIIII of the tarot is named temperance. It represents an angel who holds in his hands two vases, one blue, the other red, between which a colorless fluid, vital water, is exchanged. The purple invisible on this representation is the result of this perpetual exchange between the chthonian red and the celestial blue. (Chthonian: relating to the infernal or telluric divinity that is to say underground in Greek mythology)

 

Ancient Beliefs

 

"The amethyst is purple like a drop of red wine, or like a rose colored by the morning dew. It emanates from the stone a modest glow of flame mixed with red; it does not lose anything by being heated: it can then look like red wine. This stone has great virtues, as we learn from the books. Whoever wears it chastely will please God and men, the devil will never harm him; he will never see a ghost, will never have a nightmare , will not be beset by terrors or nocturnal creatures; he will never have an ulcer or fever. He will never die without confession and his wealth will increase. His lord will never hate him, he will defeat his enemies, will not be never betrayed or deceived and will never go to jail for a long time. He who worships stone will not have diminished eyesight and his complexion will improve. His horse will not be injured or bewitched; the animal will never be affected by colic, inflammation or angina "

 

Philippe de Thaon (THAO)

 

Philippe de Thaon or de Thaun is an Anglo-Norman monk and poet from the beginning of the 12th century

 

Sources

  

CHGH: Jean CHEVALIER, Alain GHEERBRANDT, Dictionary of symbols, Paris, (c) R. Laffont, Collection "Bouquins", 1989

DERR: Denis DERRIAD, Amulettes et Talismans, Paris, (c) Solar, 1986

JONE: William JONES, Credulities Past and Present, London, Chatto and Windus, 1880

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Metal
Argentium
Property
Amethyst
Know how
Glyptician
Jeweler
Lapidary