Antique Georgian Gold Amethyst mourning brooch
A really very fine English Antique Georgian Era mourning brooch.
This beautiful brooch/pin is skillfullly handcrafted in an unmarked gold setting. The centre has an embossed gold frame surrounding a glass panel which contains a precious lock of human hair.
The border comprises ten Amethysts each measuring 5mm diameter and with a wonderful rich colour. They are held in with neat short claws within a closed back setting. It has a simple 'C' clasp and pin and a gold safety chain and pin.
It's a delightful and genuine antique mourning jewel which exudes a mysterious history.
HALLMARKS : NONE.
MEASUREMENTS : Setting side to side is 2.5cm x 2.1cm wide.
WEIGHT : 5.5 grams
CONDITION : This beautiful brooch in very good antique condition. Please note the glass panel has a teeny 2mm chip to one end. This looks more obvious on the macro photos than in reality. It is not immediately noticible with the naked eye or face on.
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All our jewellery is beautifully presented and carefully packed to ensure it arrives in perfect condition. We use Royal Mail and Fed Ex and aim to dispatch orders within 48 hours of receipt.
ORDERS UNDER £100
UK £7.50 per order Royal Mail Special Next Day Delivery.
OUTSIDE UK £15.00 per order Royal Mail Tracked & Signed For. Delivery 5-10 days.
FREE SHIPPING ORDERS OVER £100*
Orders over £100 are sent Royal Mail or Fed Ex carrier.
UK : Royal Mail Special delivery next business day delivery.
Royal Mail Estimated delivery times are :
Europe : 6 - 15 business days.
United States : 10 - 21 business days.
Canada, Australia, New Zealand : 14 - 30 business days
Japan : 7 - 14 business days.
Fed Ex estimated delivery times are :
Europe : 2 - 4 business days.
United States : 2 - 5 business days.
Canada, Australia, New Zealand : 4 - 8 business days.
Japan : 3 -6 business days.
*Some destinations have a shipping charge.
Fed Ex priority service is included at no extra charge on selected higher value items shipped overseas. Where Fed Ex isn't included as standard you will see the option to upgrade to Fed Ex shipping at checkout.
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We are happy to do a refund for any reason if you decide the item isn't right for you. Contact us via email if you wish to return it so we can give you the returns address. You have 14 days from receipt of the item to send it back.
The following conditions apply.
1 : Item must be in the original condition, we will not accept a return if the ring has been resized or the item altered in any way.
2 : Please keep the inventory tag attached to the ring or item. We will not accept a return if the inventory tag is missing.
3 : Item must be returned in the presentation box and carefully packed.
4 : Items which have been re-sized by our jeweller cannot be returned as they are considered to be a custom order.
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