Jane Austen and her sister Cassandra received beautiful amber crosses from their brother Charles, a scene she repeated with Fanny and William Price in Mansfield Park. During her era, coral necklaces were also wildly popular. This week's question asks you: Which would you prefer to receive as a gift from a loved one? An amber cross necklace or a coral necklace?
Read about Coral Necklaces, Regency Style at this link.
|Amber crosses for Jane and Cassandra from Charles|
|Jane Elizabeth, Countess of Oxford|