Victorian Whitby Jet Bracelet

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$795.00

1 in stock

 

Victorian Whitby Jet bracelet, threaded with the customary elastic, it will fit any normal size wrist. Jet has the ability to make a dramatic statement and always looks best in larger pieces. Jet was not intended for ‘pretty’. Hand carved Whitby jet from Whitby England is becoming rare. During Queen Victoria’s mourning period following Prince Albert’s death she wore Whitby jet.  This bracelet consists of oblong domed faced faceted pieces a bit over 3.0cm by 1.0cm” All backs are smooth. Little jet beads separate the plaques to allow for articulation.

c1880’s