Antique Estate Victorian

Antique c1850s VICTORIAN Black Jet & Pearl HAIR MOURNING BROOCH Estate Jewelry

Antique c1850s VICTORIAN Black Jet & Pearl HAIR MOURNING BROOCH Estate Jewelry
Antique c1850s VICTORIAN Black Jet & Pearl HAIR MOURNING BROOCH Estate Jewelry
Antique c1850s VICTORIAN Black Jet & Pearl HAIR MOURNING BROOCH Estate Jewelry
Antique c1850s VICTORIAN Black Jet & Pearl HAIR MOURNING BROOCH Estate Jewelry

Antique c1850s VICTORIAN Black Jet & Pearl HAIR MOURNING BROOCH Estate Jewelry   Antique c1850s VICTORIAN Black Jet & Pearl HAIR MOURNING BROOCH Estate Jewelry

Presented for your consideration is this antique Victorian mourning brooch. The brooch features a large black jet, oval shaped stone with a single, genuine pearl in the center.

The pearl sits inside of a wavy edged, gold tone setting and the jet stone is beveled around the pearl. The back of the brooch has blond hair encased in glass with a straight pin over the glass. Locks of hair became a part of sentimental jewelry during the Victorian era as a sign that love outlasts death, as hair survived time and decay.

In memorial pieces, hair served as a shrine to the deceased. Dates to the 1850s and guaranteed to be antique. This interesting brooch would make a great addition to any unusual jewelry, estate jewelry or memorial/funeral memorabilia collection!

No cracks or chips in the glass or stone. Overall in VERY GOOD-EXCELLENT condition. Please refer to the photos for the best details.

Measures 1 5/8" wide by 1 1/4" long. Please take a look at our photos and feel free to message us with any questions. These charges are the buyers responsibility.

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Thank you and good luck! This item is being offered by: The Hitching Post Antiques Mall.

We are located 2 miles west of beautiful Tecumseh, Michigan, on M-50 near the intersection of M-52. Our store operates seven days a week, 361 days a year, during the hours of 10:00 a. - Your Friends at the Hitching Post Antiques Mall. Please check out my other items.

And be sure to add me to your favorites list. The item "Antique c1850s VICTORIAN Black Jet & Pearl HAIR MOURNING BROOCH Estate Jewelry" is in sale since Tuesday, August 14, 2018. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Fine\Victorian, Edwardian 1837-1910\Mourning Jewelry".

The seller is "hitchingpostantiques" and is located in Tecumseh, Michigan. This item can be shipped worldwide.

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Antique c1850s VICTORIAN Black Jet & Pearl HAIR MOURNING BROOCH Estate Jewelry   Antique c1850s VICTORIAN Black Jet & Pearl HAIR MOURNING BROOCH Estate Jewelry