Over 40 years as quality antiques and art dealer! Victorian Mourning Hair Jewelry Cross Bow Broach Pin. EXCEPTIONAL PIECE with cross dangling from a “ribbon” / “bow” of braid twists. Approximately 2 1/2″ “tall” top area of hair braids to the bottom fitting of cross “backbone. “Bow” braid horizontal area is approximately 2 1/2 across. Cross is is approximately 1 3/4″ tall vertical piece and horizontal braid piece is 1 1/4″ across. “Ropes” twists of intricate hand crafted braid work well executed. Fittings are probably gold filled. Hair appears intact with 1 minor area of seperation on side as shown. Excellent piece for the Victorian enthusiast or mourning jewelry collector. Be sure to add me to your. All items are antique, vintage, and / or estate pieces and should be considered to have some wear or signs of use typical for their age. Obvious damage tears, chips, cracks, holes, etc. Please refer to the photos to access overall condition and age wear of items. If the carrier was U. We are glad to assist you with your documentation. If the item was sent by UPS, please notify us and we will put through the claim according to UPS stipulations. We respond to all emails. If you do not receive a reply to your message, please TRY again. Vintage and antique jewelry are not just beautiful choices, but also “green” choices. Antique, vintage or pre-owned (usually referred to as “estate”) jewelry pieces–or family heirlooms–are the most ecological choice, simply because no new materials were mined to make them. Recycled metals reduce the need for destructive mining. According to the environmental nonprofit WorldWatch Institute, 80 percent of gold mined from the earth is used for jewelry. The item “Victorian Mourning Hair Antique Jewelry Cross Double Bow Hand Braid Broach Pin” is in sale since Tuesday, November 24, 2009. This item is in the category “Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Fine\Victorian, Edwardian 1837-1910\Mourning Jewelry”. The seller is “paintformoney” and is located in Smithfield, Virginia. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Sweden, Belgium, France, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Viet nam, Uruguay, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, Hong Kong, Israel, Philippines, Singapore.