Greek Anthemion by Evangelatos

Anthemion: A design consisting of a number of radiating petals, developed by the ancient Greeks from the Egyptian and Asiatic form. It is also known as the honeysuckle or lotus palmette. The anthemion was used widely by the Greeks and Romans to embellish various parts of ancient buildings. The Greeks originally decorated only pottery with the motif, but they soon adapted it to ornament architecture. It is very often a component of the design of a frieze or border. Browse the elegant anthemion style of gold and silver jewelry by Evangelatos. Customize with your own choice of gemstones.