Product Description: This Henry VIII Gem pendant is made from lead-free pewter that is 22ct gold plated and is supplied with either a red, blue or green gem. The gem pendant is supplied on a gold chain. The pendant is mounted on a fold-over information card, which has a portrait image of Henry VIII on the front. On the reverse is a brief history of jewellery in Tudor times.
Information: Jewellery was a big part of Tudor fashion for those who were rich and important because it showed both their wealth and status.
The most common types of jewellery were rings, brooches, bracelets, necklaces and earrings. These were made from gold and silver and were often inlaid with precious stones.