Necklace Queen's Earrings - XS
Gold plated silver 925‰ necklace beautifully complemented with an expertly crafted filigree pendant, inspired by the legacy of Queen Maria II. The necklace measures a classic 40cm with an extra 5cm extension. The Queen's Earrings pendant, with a size of 2.5cm, weighs a refined 1.5g. Every piece, bearing the essence of Portugal's rich lineage, is skilfully handmade by its artisans.
Queen Maria II - The Heart of Portuguese Royalty: A tale as old as time recounts the gifting of a unique pair of earrings to Queen Maria II during her visit to Viana do Castelo. These weren’t just any earrings; their intricate design and unmistakable craftsmanship led them to become widely recognised as the 'Queen Earrings.' The enchantment of these earrings, combined with the aura of Queen Maria II, turned them into instant classics. Over time, this model transformed into a symbol of grace, nobility, and the deep-rooted Portuguese culture.
Craftsmanship & The Legacy of Portugal Jewels: Rooted in the heart of Portugal, the Portuguese Charms Collection stands as an emblem of supreme jewellery craftsmanship. While it cherishes traditions, it also embraces innovations. Each piece is lovingly handcrafted, weaving together a tale of history, art, and unmatched artisanship. The unwavering dedication to sustainability and authenticity makes every jewel more than just an ornament—it's a tribute to timeless techniques and the relentless pursuit of excellence.
A deeper insight into this collection unveils a determined effort to honour and magnify Portugal's opulent jewellery-making heritage. Prioritising the handcrafted approach, it ensures each piece echoes with warmth, individuality, and a rich chronicle of stories.
The Time-Honoured Art of Filigree - Queen's Earrings Pendant: Filigree, a sophisticated art of crafting jewellery using delicate threads of gold or silver, has been etched in history for millennia. Portugal, however, gave it a distinct voice. Every pattern in Portuguese filigree speaks of in-depth narratives, extreme precision, and the artist's personal flair, making every piece unparalleled.
Gondomar, known as the epicentre of Portuguese filigree, bears witness to generations of artisans who have honed this craft. The 'Queen'd Earrings' pendant, inspired by Queen Maria II, is a manifestation of this age-old tradition, shimmering with details and the unmatched skill that defines this enduring craft.
The Elegance of the Queen's Earrings Pendant: Handcrafted with unmatched accuracy, the Queen's Earrings pendant is a tribute to Queen Maria II's regal essence and the tale of the iconic earrings. The intricate filigree work adds layers of history, making it not merely a necklace but a piece of Portugal's royal narrative. Whether adorning it for a grand soirée or a quiet evening, it is sure to command attention, evoking admiration and conversations about its royal muse.
Marrying the legacy of Queen Maria II with the ageless art of filigree, this necklace stands at the intersection of antiquity and contemporaneity. It is a testament to the majesty of a queen, the grandeur of a culture, and the pinnacle of artisanal creativity.
In essence, this necklace isn't just an adornment. It's an offer to embrace centuries of history, to wear a legend, and to revel in the artistry and customs that have shaped Portuguese culture for ages.
Immerse yourself in the grandeur, tales, and artistry of Portugal with the Queen's Earrings necklace from the Portuguese Charms Collection. Within its intricate patterns and shimmer, lies Portugal's heart, its royal legacy, and the spirit of Queen Maria II—ready to be cherished, worn, and celebrated.