• Antique Victorian 1880 Horn Mourning Brooch - 1
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Antique Victorian 1880 Horn Mourning Brooch

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£65.00 GBP

Details

Vintage Victorian antique horn brooch c1880s. This brooch is made of pressed and dyed horn, this was extensively used throughout the Victorian period and used for mourning jewellery. Horn was used because it could be easily worked and moulded, in a process which involved heating and staining. Horn was also used because it had a similar look to jet. This example has flowers in the centre with a pattern around the edge of the brooch. The brooch fastens with a pin and open c clasp and measures 4cms length and 3cms in width and is in very good vintage condition.

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