Paris region

Paris region - île de France
 

BIJOUX REGIONAUX ANCIENS - BIJOU REGIONAL

 

The grains cross

 


grain cross
worn in the east between Chalons en Champagne, Troyes and Paris and perhaps in other regions

 

 

 

The lentilles cross

 


 

croix aux lentilles in gold or silver

 

 

The suggestion that these crosses were worn in the Paris region was made by the late Michel Yvon, a great connaisseur of French regional jewellery.  I will continue my research to confirm his thought.

 

 

Paris region - île de France