B A S I C I D E A : Mathematician Fibonacci ( 1170 – 1250 ), whose famous sequence of numbers ( 1,1,2,3,5,8,13,21,55 ) defines the pattern of seeds in flowering plants. This extraordinary arabesque pendant depicts the heart of the helianthus flower.
M E T A L : Solid White 18K Platinized Gold
L I T H S : Diamonds, Rubies ( Burma and rare brilliant cut )
O N O M A T O L O G Y E T Y M O L O G Y : helianthus center > Gr. helianthus ( = the homonymous flower ) > Gr. helios ( = sun ) + Gr. anthos ( = flower ) + Gr. kentron ( = center )