40 years as quality antiques and art dealer with growing international clientele! 1″ wide of lattice design with 2 twisted rope rows of 5″ long hair art “fancy work” piece. With fancy filigree engraved clasps of a shield shape. Probably gold filled metal. Entire bracelet from clasp end to end measures 6 1/2. Some slight frayed areas as shown in photos. In very good condition with minor age wear. Hair is a symbol of life, and consequently death, in many cultures. Upon the passing of her beloved Prince Albert, Queen Victorian popularized wearing of hair jewelry for mourning. The fashion ended at the turn of the 20th Century with the death of Queen Victoria. 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. The item “Victorian Mourning Hair Jewelry FANCY BRACELET shield hand crafted art antique” is in sale since Tuesday, December 1, 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, China, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, Hong Kong, Israel, Singapore, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica.