Antique English Victorian Whitby Jet & Vulcanite Mourning Locket
Beautiful English Victorian hair platted original Mourning Locket. Vulcanite base with Whitby Jet floral 'Lily of the Valley' detail. Lily of the Valley was often depicted in Mourning Jewellery meaning 'Return to Happiness'. Open to show both internal sides of the locket with woven hair and original ornate framework. Estimated early 1870's.
Material: Vulcanite and Whitby Jet with original Hair weaving.
Dimensions: Height 4.7cm, Width 3.4cm, Depth 2.3cm
Condition: Good original Antique Condition.
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