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This dealer is located in United Kingdom
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Antique Gold Amethyst Georgian Mourning Brooch ~ Momento Mori Hair Jewellery

Ref: VJB / LA192534

£275

$355 - €329

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Description

A really very fine English Antique Georgian Era mourning brooch.

This beautiful brooch/pin is skillfullly handcrafted in an unmarked gold setting. The centre has an embossed gold frame surrounding a glass panel which contains a precious lock of human hair.
The border comprises ten Amethysts each measuring 5mm diameter and with a wonderful rich colour. They are held in with neat short claws within a closed back setting. It has a simple 'C' clasp and pin and a gold safety chain and pin.

It's a delightful and genuine antique mourning jewel which exudes a mysterious history.
To see a video pf the pin click on the link or copy and paste it into your browser : https://vimeo.com/390557770

HALLMARKS : NONE.
MEASUREMENTS : Setting side to side is 2.5cm x 2.1cm wide.
WEIGHT : 5.5 grams


Declaration

Vintage Jewel Box has clarified that the Antique Gold Amethyst Georgian Mourning Brooch ~ Momento Mori Hair Jewellery (VJB / LA192534) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being c.1790.

Condition

This beautiful brooch in very good antique condition. Please note the glass panel has a teeny 2mm chip to one end. This looks more obvious on the macro photos than in reality. It is not immediately noticible with the naked eye or face on.

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Delivery

Free worldwide shipping. All our jewellery is beautifully presented and carefully packed to ensure it arrives in perfect condition. we aim to dispatch orders within 24-48 hours of receipt. UK : royal mail special delivery. Outside UK : royal mail tracked & signed for. delivery 5-10 days depending on destination. We are happy to do a refund for any reason if you decide the item isn't right for you. Contact us via email within 7 days of receiving the item if you wish to return it so we can give you the returns address. you have 14 days from receipt of the item to send it back. the following conditions apply. 1 : item must be returned with the inventory tag attached and in their original condition. *we cannot accept a return if the inventory tag is missing. 2 : items which have been resized by our jeweller cannot be returned as they are considered to be a custom order. it is recommended that you use a tracked service and send us the tracking number. shipping from the vintage jewel box and return shipping to vintage jewel box is not refundable. Vintage Jewel Box is not vat registered. No overseas sales tax is applied. Customs duty and sales tax levied by the destination country are always the responsibility of and payable by the buyer.

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