Through its intricate history, the meanings of the iris has come to include faith, hope, wisdom, courage, and admiration. The iris is recognized as the floral emblem of Italy and France and is also the inspiration for fleur-de-lis. The state flower of Tennessee is the bearded iris.
The dark patina emphasizes the design and gives the necklace a dramatic look. I have applied a metal sealer to help preserve the colors.
When I make jewelry, I create with the intention that when you wear your GaleForce Design Jewelry you will feel naturally empowered and confident as it is a true statement of your strong, powerful and beautiful self.
This necklace is a great compliment for many outfits. You can dress it up or wear it casual.
To achieve the design on this necklace, I have used an acid etching technique. Years of experimenting with and fine tuning the process has led to the intricate details you see here.
The medallion measures 1″ long x 0.5″ wide. The necklace features a fine curb chain in antique copper color. It measures 16″ long and is adjustable.