Solid sterling silver pendant on a sterling silver chain with faceted amethyst stone -
This beautifully detailed necklace features four thistles arranged to create an intricate flower. A center faceted 1 carat amethyst gives this piece a lovely bit of color and elegance. Pendant measures 1" x 1".
A traditional design featuring the Scottish Thistle, the national emblem of Scotland. Crafted entirely of 925 sterling silver, it comes with a Sterling Silver chain.
*****A BRIEF HISTORY OF THE SCOTTISH THISTLE
The thistle is a thorny flower that grows wild in all parts of the country, and legend has it that it became the national emblem of Scotland after the Battle of Largs.
A Norse attack force had decided on a night attack. However their leader stepped on a thistle and his yell alerted the Scots, who routed them. This battle led to the establishment of the kingdom of Scotland.
The thistle is not a useful plant, but it is tough and prickly, something you cannot simply grasp hold of and pull out of the ground like a common weed, and it became a popular badge in Scotland. While the Lion Rampant flag was grand and the Saltire Flag hallowed by long tradition, the homely thistle was something everyone could identify with. To the Scots it was a reminder that their country might not be the most rich or fertile but, equally, it was not to be grasped lightly.
*****MAKE IT FIT YOUR NEEDS....
This item comes with a solid sterling silver chain -- Please choose your chain size in the drop down box. Chain sizes are 16", 18", 20", 22" and 24" - all solid sterling silver. There is no extra charge for any chain size.
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Dec 31, 2019