Antique Victorian 14k Jet and Seedpearl Mourning Brooch

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This elegant Victorian mourning brooch is crafted from jet and 14k gold, and features three seed pearls set in gold starbursts. After the death of Prince Albert in 1861, Queen Victoria spent four decades in mourning attire. Not only was Queen Victoria the trendsetter for the era, but she was a massive collector of jewelry. Jewelry collecting was something she and Prince Albert had enjoyed together, so collecting beautiful mourning jewelry and remembrance jewelry in his honor seems like a very fitting tribute! She famously commissioned many pieces during this time to commemorate Albert and other loved ones who had passed. Because she set the fashion trends of the time, and mourning jewelry became the must-have fashionable style of the later Victorian Era as well, even in America where this brooch was made. The brooch measures 54.7mm x 8.11mm (2.15" x 0.31") and weighs 6.3 grams. 

 

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This elegant Victorian mourning brooch is crafted from jet and 14k gold, and features three seed pearls set in gold starbursts. After the death of Prince Albert in 1861, Queen Victoria spent four decades in mourning attire. Not only was Queen Victoria the trendsetter for the era, but she was a massive collector of jewelry. Jewelry collecting was something she and Prince Albert had enjoyed together, so collecting beautiful mourning jewelry and remembrance jewelry in his honor seems like a very fitting tribute! She famously commissioned many pieces during this time to commemorate Albert and other loved ones who had passed. Because she set the fashion trends of the time, and mourning jewelry became the must-have fashionable style of the later Victorian Era as well, even in America where this brooch was made. The brooch measures 54.7mm x 8.11mm (2.15" x 0.31") and weighs 6.3 grams. 

 

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