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OUR PORTUGUESE ICONS
HEART OF VIANA
The Heart of Viana was created as a symbol of devotion to the Most Sacred Heart of Jesus, but soon became an iconical and emotional heritage of Portugal and of the Portuguese art of filigree. For those who own it the Heart Of Viana is a symbol of honesty and generosity.
According to an old tale, a pair of earrings where offered to Queen Maria II during her visit to Viana do Castelo and the popular model quickly became known as the Queen Earrings. This iconic model oh the Portuguese jewellery, also used as a pendant, is a favorite of the young Fado singers. Wear it and it will make you feel a Queen.