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ANTIQUE VICTORIAN 14K GOLD HAIR FLOWER MEMENTO LOCKET MOURNING EARRINGS c1860

Posted on September 13, 2019 in antique

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ANTIQUE VICTORIAN 14K GOLD HAIR FLOWER MEMENTO LOCKET MOURNING EARRINGS c1860. An antique 14 carat gold (tests thereabouts) earrings, with glass lockets holding finely arranged floral motifs crafted from tiny snippets of hair, and lower bow & spike drops. A rather unusual pair… Lovely quality, so collectible & wearable too! CONDITION : Generally very good. […]

Antique Victorian English 15ct Gold Mourning Ring Memento Mori Enamel Jewellery

Posted on September 9, 2019 in antique

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Victorian 15ct Gold Mourning Ring. Stunning ring with the text “IN MEMORY OF” highlighted in 15 carat gold and framed in black enamel. This is then bordered and framed with ten delicate seed pearls. The reverse of the ring has three windows which frame the plaited hair of the deceased. The interior of the ring […]

WOW Antique Victorian 9K Gold Enamel Mourning Hair Memento Floral Locket Pendant

Posted on September 6, 2019 in antique

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A fine antique Victorian 9K gold, black and white enamel memento mori mourning locket with original photograph and hair. The front of this wonderful solid 9K yellow gold pendant has been created with inlaid black and white enamel and shows an urn hanging from a chain above little engraved gold leaves with inlaid gold letters […]

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Antique Victorian Earrings Mourning Memento Mori 14k Gold Onyx Enamel (6126)

Posted on August 28, 2019 in antique

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Antique Victorian earrings / ear pendants. 14k yellow gold, black onyx and enamel. Made late 19th century. Measurements: approximately 1 3/4 inches (4.5cm) long. Weigh 6.5 grams. Memento Mori – Memorial or Mourning earrings. Sentimental and romantic these earrings are extremely elegant, but intended to remind us of our mortality. The surmounts are in the […]

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Antique Victorian English 15ct Gold Mourning Ring Memento Mori Enamel Jewellery

Posted on August 17, 2019 in antique

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Victorian 15ct Gold Mourning Ring. Stunning ring with the text “IN MEMORY OF” highlighted in 15 carat gold and framed in black enamel. This is then bordered and framed with ten delicate seed pearls. The reverse of the ring has three windows which frame the plaited hair of the deceased. The interior of the ring […]

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Antique Victorian English 15ct Gold Mourning Ring Memento Mori Enamel Jewellery

Posted on August 4, 2019 in antique

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Victorian 15ct Gold Mourning Ring. Stunning ring with the text “IN MEMORY OF” highlighted in 15 carat gold and framed in black enamel. This is then bordered and framed with ten delicate seed pearls. The reverse of the ring has three windows which frame the plaited hair of the deceased. The interior of the ring […]

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Antique French Hair Art of a Child Victorian Mourning Memento Framed Bombe Glass

Posted on August 1, 2019 in antique

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Antique French mourning hair artwork in memory of a child. Sentimental miniatures, like sentimental jewelry, reached a height of popularity in the late Georgian era / Napoleonic era. Entirely crafted from hair as a lasting memento, this piece features an arrangement of pansy flowers, symbolizing thoughtfulness and remembrance. The scene is dimensional, the petals of […]

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Antique Victorian silver, black enamel&Garnets MEMENTO MORI Mourning SKULL brooch

Posted on June 20, 2019 in antique

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Rare antique Victorian silver, black enamel&Garnets MEMENTO MORI SKULL brooch. A link to the tradition of the memento mori – an object designed to remind us that life is brief and that we should seize the moment while we are here. Since the beginning of time, the skull is been used as a symbol of […]

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Antique Victorian Gold Rock Crystal Hair Locket Mourning Mori Memento Brooch Pin

Posted on June 18, 2019 in antique

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Beautiful Engraved Mourning Hair Locket Brooch Pin. Title : Fabulous Old Victorian Edwardian era, Mori Memento Motif, Ornate Emboss / Repousse Bezel Rock Crystal Window Hair Locket Brooch Pin. Check out my other items. Hand Chasing Engraved Back P Edwards. Ready to Gift, Wear or Collect this beauty. Designer / Brand : Unknown. Time Period […]

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Antique Victorian MEMENTO MORI/Mourning SKULLS 9k gold, Onyx locket pendant, 1860

Posted on May 11, 2019 in antique

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Antique Victorian MEMENTO MORI/Mourning SKULLS 9k gold, Onyx locket pendant, 1860. Rare antique Victorian MEMENTO MORI SKULLS silver-topped 9k gold, black Onyx locket pendant c1860’s. There is a thick hand cut crystal on the back, designed to hold a photo or hair from the beloved person. 45mm high without the loop. A link to the […]

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