Mourning Brooch Set With Cabochon Garnet And Diamonds
Amazing Victorian Mourning Ornate Brooch Set with a Large Cabochon Garnet and Diamonds in 18 Carat Gold
Latter safety chain added
The reverse set with a glass memory section with hair and a possible note to the loved one. The exhortation memento mori, which literally translates to remember death, urged the wearer to live a moral life. The popularity of mourning jewellery reached its peak during the Victorian era (1837-1901)
Weight 16.4 grams all included.
Gold 18 carat .