Rare Yemenite Roman Glass Pendant - Antique 925 Sterling Silver
An exquisite unusually rare One of a kind rare yemenite filigree work Roman glass tear drop bottle, made of 925 silver This bottle is in perfect condition
About the product An exquisite unusually rare One of a kind rare yemenite filigree work Roman glass tear drop bottle, made of 925 silver This bottle is in perfect condition Total length is 2.2 inch,the diameter is 0.7 inch . Attached with 22 inch silver chain It's a magnificent rare roman glass bottle and very unique one.
Included with the jewelry will be a certificate of authenticity stating the following: ""This certifies that this piece of hand made jewelry is set with authentic 2,000 year old Roman Glass manufactured by the ancient Romans in 2 b.c. The glass was found in archeological diggings throughout the Holy Land. It is authentic and is certified as a genuine antique. Sure to make as a perfect gift. Or to glorify any antiquity collection WHAT IS A TEARDROP BOTTLE ? Tear Bottles have been a tradition since ancient times, and have been found in ancient Roman tombs. Roman warriors gave those bottles to their wife's before battle; The Bereaved women cried into vials or cups and buried them with loved ones as a token of honor and respect. Tear Bottles reappeared during the Victorian era, when mourners collected their tears in small bottles ornately decorated with silver and pewter. The tradition was also popular among women waiting for their soldiers to return home from the Civil War. Tradition held that bereavement would end when all the tears had evaporated. Today, modern Tear Bottles are given as gifts to commemorate important and emotional occasions like weddings, births. They are quickly becoming a popular keepsake, gift item or collectible. Some women choose to use the bottles as originally intended ,It’s a true piece of history from the roman era so don't miss it