Saturday, May 30, 2015
ACROSTICS FORMED WITH STONES
In France and England, during the 18th century, rings, bracelets,
brooches, etc., were often set with gems the first letters of which,
combined, formed a motto or expressed a sentiment. The following is a
list of those that may be used in this way.
The choice of stones afforded here brings these pretty devices
within the reach of all.