Jet Mourning Cameo Brooch, Antique

$209.66

Shipping to United States: Free

Antique Whitby Jet Mourning Cameo Brooch,

This Fantastic Hand Carved Cameo Dates Back To The Victorian Period.

Jet Has Become World Renowned More So From The Passing of Queen Victoria's Husband,

Queen Victoria Wore Whitby Jet Jewellery As a Sign Of Mourning, As Time Passed On And Due To The Particular Attire That Queen Victoria Wore, She Continued To Wear Such
Jewellery.

Today Whitby Jet is Highly Sought After in All Forms And Is a Type of Fossilized Wood From An Ancient Tree Similar To The Monkey Puzzle Tree otherwise known as 'Araucaria araucana'


This Piece is Exquisite With a Pronounced Bust Carving Highlighted With Square Facets And a Rope Edge Design.
The Lady's Hair is Has Tiny Flowers and Leaves With Such Attention To Detail.

Commensurate With Age There Are A Few Nicks of Damage, Some of Which Could Be Polished Out Though That Could Be Detrimental To This History Covered Piece.


The Overall Measurements Are, 44 mm Long, 36 mm Wide and Inclusive of Pin 24 mm Deep.




All Items Either Come Boxed or in a Jewellery Pouch.


UK Postage is Sent Via Special Delivery, Giving Peace of Mind With Tracking and Fully Insured.

Worldwide Postage is either Tracked or Tracked and Signed For, With Full Insurance.

Shipping from United Kingdom

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1 business day

Estimated shipping times

  • United Kingdom : 1 - 2 business days
  • North America : 10 - 12 business days
  • Europe : 5 - 7 business days
  • Australia, New Zealand and Oceania : 10 - 15 business days

I'll do my best to meet these shipping estimates, but can't guarantee them. Actual delivery time will depend on the shipping method you choose.

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