Bone & Gold 'Figa' on 9ct Rose Chain
A detailed vintage bone Italian FIGA charm with a gold cap and a new hanging ring now hangs form vintage gold belcher chain to make a wonderful lucky talisman necklace.
We sourced this at an antique market in Arezzo Tuscany earlier this year.
In ancient Rome, the figa sign, or manu fica, was made to ward off evil spirits. It was also a rude gesture but we will leave you to find that out for yourselves.
All Badger's Velvet jewellery is unique made using vintage pieces sourced around the world then remodelled by our Oxford goldsmith into beautiful contemporary pieces.