Regiis Martyris Necklace
Regiis Martyris - The Nine Days Queen
The necklace of Lady Jane Grey. Intended as a 'coronation' gift from her principle supporter the Duke of Northumberland. However, usurped by Bloody Mary, the 17 year old Jane was incarcerated in The Tower and instead, executed for high treason in 1554. The necklace, (of which this is a copy), was then buried on the estate of her childhood home, Bradgate.
A Tudor strap-work style statement pewter necklace, centrally featuring a large, rectangular amethyst coloured crystal and with a clear graphite dropper, all suspended by on a split trace chain with strap-work ends set with crystals.
On trace chain, 19", (48cm), overall length plus a 50mm extender chain.
Dimensions; H: 87mm (3.43") W: 100mm (3.94") D: 10mm (0.39")
Packaged in an Alchemy branded bag, including Alchemy Guarantee, Swarovski branded tag and care instructions
Designed and hand made in England in fine English pewter. (Lead, cadmium & nickel compliant)