925 Sterling Silver Filigree Teardrop Pendant with Genuine Amethyst / Sapphire / Ruby / Unakite Gemstones
Filigree is the art of embroidery with metal thread. Many floral elements are embroidered with this technique. It is similar to embroidering lace except with metal thread. It is an art that has been developed and excelled in Southeastern Turkey in the last two millennia by Assyrian Christians.
The Story of this Particular Design This unique design is our trademark. And no mistake could be hidden in this hand made production technique. This intricate design is made of layers of floral elements. Aside from its esthetic beauty and elegance, the piece is reminiscent of historic sites left from the Greek and or the Romans. It is ornamented with genuine green sapphire. It is believed that sapphire brings bearer the spiritual enlightenment, inner peace. And it offers healing properties for rheumatism, colic and mental illness. Green Sapphire Silver Filigree Teardrop Pendant on chain is an excellent self-gift item. It works with any outfit and almost for any occasion.
The Ottoman Silver Collection was launched in London on March 8, 2011 in celebration of the International Women's Day. Since then, it expanded to Milan-Italy and Dusseldorf-Germany and, in the last year, to Paris-France and Toronto-Canada. Collection has been successful everywhere it has been presented. It is inspired from the historic metal smiting riches of the Peoples of the Empire: Assyrians, Armenians, Greeks, Turks, Kurds and Arabs that date back 8 Millennia. And it is updated to meet the needs of modern woman.