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Friend Ship Charm

$56.00

Celebrate a dear friend with this lovely ship wax seal necklace friendship gift - a ship under the word FRIEND, sending a message of friendship - clever friendship wax seal jewelry.  This is a rebus wax seal with a three masted ship on the water under the word FRIEND, friendship. A rebus is like a puzzle, or a riddle, where words and/or syllables are represented by pictures of objects, sometimes with actual words to convey a message. Hand crafted from a Georgian era watch fob wax seal.

Charm is sterling silver and about 5/8" across with open jump link.

Local artist Sue Gray has been hand-crafting timeless jewelry for 31 years from fine metals, sea glass, semi-precious gemstones, and pearls, all while finding inspiration in history. Gray’s vast personal collection of antique wax seals and fobs are used to create molds for her handmade charms and pendants.

Newport’s 400 year history is full of skilled craftspeople and entrepreneurs whose work has transformed the City by Sea. We’re happy to be partnering with local artisans and leaders who are making history today.