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Antique Victorian Split pearl mourning brooch, 9ct gold, Hairwork

Antique Victorian Split pearl mourning brooch, 9ct gold, Hairwork

Regular price £299.00 GBP
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A beautiful antique Victorian mourning brooch.

Early to mid Victorian this brooch is a rounded rectangular shape with a glazed front compartment enclosing very tightly woven light brown hair.

It has a border of creamy split pearls and is set in 9ct yellow gold.

A classic Victorian mourning piece, full of sentiment, great as part of a collection or adorning a lapel.

Pearl's were known to represent tears in mourning jewellery.

It has an old c type clasp and pin fastener.

Unmarked, tests as 9ct gold, Victorian era c1860s.

Good used condition overall, signs of use and wear commensurate with age, some tiny dings to the reverse, pin is base metal.

Approx measurements:
1" width
0.75" height / length

Weighs approx 6.76 grams

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