This is our medium-small version of the popular Owl of Wisdom motif
The owl of wisdom has been a significant symbol in its own right throughout numerous civilizations. In the Greek one it embodied the essence of Wisdom (as frequently seen accompanying portrayals of the virgin goddess Athena).
|Depiction||Owl of Wisdom|
|Historic Period||Era: Classical|
|Material||Solid Sterling Silver|
|Length (top to bottom including bails or hooks)||25mm (63⁄64in)|
The ancient Greeks idolized intellect and spirit, while gods shared mortal passions and flaws to make themselves more accessible to humans. Beauty and harmony were truly at the heart of the ancient Greek civilization. This never fails to inspire our intellectual, scientific and spiritual worlds.
Each jewel uncovers an epic highlight from 5000 years of self-decoration and is curated with passion since 1928 by the Vaphiadis family, a virtuoso signature in the field for 5 generations. Our jewelry collection has been consistently preferred by various royalties, heads of state and international personalities and is also sold through a host of top world class museums such as the Louvre.
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