Original Suffragette Pendant.
9ct Gold, Peridot, Amethyst and Seed Pearls. Stamped 9ct. c.1910, rare.
Women showed their support of The Suffragette Movement by wearing jewellery in the colours green, white and purple/violet. The stones symbolised Give Women the Vote. Women over the age of 30 were given the vote in 1918, provided they were householders, married to a householder or had a university degree.