LARGE ANTIQUE VICTORIAN ROLLED GOLD SCOTTISH AGATE SWIVEL HAIR MOURNING BROOCH. A superb large Victorian rolled gold swivel mourning brooch set with a large specimen of Scottish carnelian agate, a bautiful, radiant stone traditionally sourced from Cupar, Fife. The reverse of the brooch contains elegant fountains of hair that form Prince of Wales feathers. The hair is tethered with gold wire which is adorned with petite seed pearls.
In Victorian times pearls were symbolic of tears of grief and sorrow. The brooch has obviously been cared for and is in lovely condition.All in good order brooch measures 52mm x 43mm. PLEASE NOTE THE BOX IS NOT INCLUDED IN THE SALE AND IS FOR DISPLAY ONLY.
Antique or vintage jewellery may show some signs of wear consistent with age and use. Please see the photographs as they form part of the description. To take advantage of this offer, please request an invoice before paying. UK ALL ITEMS ARE POSTED 1. INTERNATIONAL ALL ITEMS ARE SENT INSURED, TRACKED AND SIGNED.The item "LARGE ANTIQUE VICTORIAN ROLLED GOLD SCOTTISH AGATE SWIVEL HAIR MOURNING BROOCH" is in sale since Friday, October 1, 2021. This item is in the category "Jewellery & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewellery\Mourning Jewellery". The seller is "bronsart" and is located in High Wycombe. This item can be shipped worldwide.