Earrings Queen - L
Gold plated silver 925‰ earrings, inspired by the legendary tale of Queen Maria II's visit to Viana do Castelo. Measuring 6.5cm in length and weighing 11.2g, these earrings, now famously dubbed the "Queen Earrings," encapsulate Portugal's deep-rooted history and craftsmanship. Each pair is diligently handcrafted in Portugal, a testament to the timeless skills and mastery passed through generations.
A Royal Tale and Portugal's Heart: The essence of Queen Maria II is intricately woven into Portuguese history. Her reign was a symbol of sovereignty, grace, and national pride. When the tale unfolds of her visit to Viana do Castelo, and the gifting of a pair of earrings, it doesn't merely recount a gesture; it echoes a moment where tradition met royalty. Quickly gaining acclaim, these earrings became synonymous with the Queen herself, sealing their place in the annals of history as the "Queen Earrings."
The Heritage & Craftsmanship of Portugal Jewels: Ensconced in the vibrant heart of Portugal, Portugal Jewels shines as a pinnacle of exquisite jewellery craftsmanship. Balancing tradition with modern flair, its artisans craft each piece with unrivaled dedication, infusing every creation with a history rich in detail and art. Beyond mere aesthetics, the brand's unwavering fidelity to sustainability and authenticity transforms each jewellery piece into not just an accessory but a heartfelt ode to age-old techniques and quality.
Peeling back layers of the brand's core, one discovers an undying passion: the preservation and celebration of Portugal's illustrious jewellery making legacy. With a spotlight on handcrafted techniques, Portugal Jewels gifts every beholder a unique story, ensuring each piece reverberates with warmth, individuality, and deep-rooted narratives.
Queen Maria II - The Soul of an Era: Queen Maria II's era was not just about reigns and rules. It was an epoch where the spirit of Portugal soared, and every artefact, song, and story encapsulated this spirit. The Queen Earrings, while seemingly simple in their elegance, bear the weight of this rich history. Every glint, every curve is a silent storyteller, recounting tales of royal courts, whispered secrets, and an era where every gesture became legend.
Delving into Filigree's Depths: The art of filigree, a delicate confluence of gold or silver threads, has origins that dive deep into the sands of time. Though this craft finds its roots scattered globally, in Portugal, it found a voice like no other. Portuguese filigree is a symphony of intricate designs, unparalleled precision, and the jeweller's soulful touch, often rendering each creation singular in its charm.
In Portugal, Gondomar stands proud as the epicentre of filigree craftsmanship. Through eras, its artisans have honed and handed down this art, birthing pieces that not only delight the senses but resonate with tales and traditions. The Queen Earrings, with their radiant design, embody this craftsmanship, showcasing the finesse that Portuguese filigree is celebrated for.
Elegance Redefined with the Queen Earrings: Hand-forged with an attention to detail that rivals the stories of Queen Maria II's magnanimity, the Queen Earrings are a marvel. A reflection of both Portugal’s rich past and the brilliance of its craftsmanship, they promise more than adornment—they offer a piece of history. From casual soirees to grand galas, they promise to be the centrepiece of any ensemble, sparking intrigue and admiration.
Queen Maria II, with her indomitable spirit, and the age-old craft of filigree come together in these earrings, bridging epochs, and narrating tales of a time where artistry and royalty danced in harmonious symphony.
In the Queen Earrings from The Classics Collection, you don't merely wear a piece of jewellery; you embrace epochs, stories, and the very soul of Portugal. Each detail, each shimmer beckons to a bygone era, waiting to be cherished, worn, and shared.