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Antique prints and artwork from around the world for sale by mail order worldwide with a further shop based stock of various antiques. We have a large stock from the 17th to the 19th centuries from a broad range of subjects and artists. We are one of the larger stockists in the UK supplying the trade worldwide from rural Wiltshire. All items are genuine and original with full, often detailed description. We have an at cost postage price and many will also be listed with a collected price ALL are cheaper to collect . Some overlarge items are unsuitable for sending overseas and will be labelled if suitable unframed etc. For those who do antique Fairs I attend Bruton Decoative Antiques Fair in October and Wilton House Fair each March only and can send complimentary tickets upon request **Every May Bank Holiday ( 1st One) I have a sale of older stock/odds/extras always marked down to cost ie not a measly 10% discount but a proper one to tidy the rather stuffed shop for the new financial year**


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This dealer is located in Wiltshire, United Kingdom

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Victorian Carved Bone Swivel Brooch

Ref: HEA/brooch / LA63228

£80

$103 - €90

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Description

Unique 'mourning brooch' where the side it swivels with is that of a hand carved bone or ivory scene of birds sitting on branches against the sky. Often called Victorian mourning jewelry but also many are of love birds etc so could just as easily be Victorian keepsakes

The setting is pinchbeck not gold. The brooch closes with a c-clasp which is fitting for the time period and is stiff may need a fiddle as when the photo was taken out it was put back together with the birds behind. The brooch may be worn with either the birds or the portrait worn on the front . Yes it is grubby as pulled from stores. Delivery being jewellery is special delivery reduced if collecting

The brooch is nearly 2 inches from bottom to top.


Measurements

Height : 5 cm - 1.97 in

Width : 4 cm - 1.57 in

Declaration

Heatons has clarified that the carved bone swivel brooch (HEA/brooch / LA63228) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being Victorian.

Condition

All as per pic the c clasp is all there but stiff to fasten. Could be altered into a pendant/ Looks to be bone as flat but could be ivory

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Delivery

Includes UK delivery.

Location

This item is located in Wiltshire, United Kingdom. This dealer is located in United Kingdom

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