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    Victorian Hair Work

    Victorian Hair Work

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    Victorian 8K Hair Work Memorial Bracelet, Hair Locket, Mourning Jewelry

    Victorian Hair Art : A Curious Way To Mourn

    Victorian Hair Art : A Curious Way To Mourn

    A Victorian table worked open "beads" hair bow pin with acorn drops. The knot of the bow is gold tone inscribed with the name "Lizzie." It measures 2-1/2" by 1-1/4". [Photo courtesy of Morning Glory Antiques and Jewelry]

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    Oh, that hair art. This is one of the objects at "Leila's Hair Museum" in Independence, Missouri. I will get there someday.

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    Hairwork Wreath (1881) on Display at the Children's Museum of Indianapolis

    The Lost Art of Sentimental Hairwork - Article - aesthetics art crafts and artisanship death and mourning economics and commerce fancywork fashion gender Godey's Lady's Book hairwork ladies newspapers and journalism sentimentalism

    VICTORIAN hair brooch with cross pendant and gold filled fittings. This is shown in the reprint of The Art of Hair Work, 1875 by Mark Campbell, page 145.

    Victorian hair Jewelry information

    Victorian Hair Art : A Curious Way To Mourn | The Curious Collections of Barnabas Dire

    Victorian Hair Art : A Curious Way To Mourn

    antique hair work scrapbook

    364: Victorian hair work autograph album scrapbook : Lot 364

    A braiding table was very simple in its construction, and cost little; the chief thing necessary was that every part of it was perfectly smooth, as the least roughness would tear the hair and destroy the evenness and beauty of the work.

    Victorian Hair Jewelry | How to Make Victorian Jewelry

    Because a brooch with a moth in it is not creepy enough. No, the Victorians had to one-up that by making it a moth made from dead people hair.

    Victorian 12K Memorial Hair Work Pin Pansies: 06313: Removed

    VICTORIAN sentimental triple knot hair brooch in yellow gold settinng, circa 1880, 1-5/8". Hair jewelry was a popular sentimental item throughout the 1800s. This is an unusual design, and may have been done by siblings in a family.

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    Victorian mourning wreath made of the hair of 15 different deceased relatives

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    HANDMADE HAIRWORK KEEPSAKE ( Victorian Mourning Jewelry Brooch ): Preserving the hair of loved ones has been a sentimental custom for centuries. This majestic Victorian Hair Brooch (c. 1870) is probably an example of homemade hairwork produced by an amateur. The loops of blond hair, unstudied and unpretentious, speak clearly of the creator’s emotions and feelings. Most of the ladies “fancy work” manuals gave instructions for making hairwork pieces. In 1876 Mrs. C. S. Jones wrote: “the ability to

    Time Dances By - Mourning Jewelry: MJ049

    "Friendship" memorial brooch...nice example of hairwork picture on ivory....Circa 1780-1800

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    Locket Place of origin: England, Great Britain (made) Date: ca. 1810 (made)

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    Mourning ring "Heaven has in store what thou hast lost" in hair work and sepia paint on ivory set in 9ct rose gold. Inscribed on the back "John Hanbury died 9th feb 1792 aged 58".

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    mourning brooch....circa 1800-30 beautiful example of hairwork on ivory....entire picture is hairwork!

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    Victorian Gold Hairwork Girandole Earrings | From a unique collection of vintage chandelier earrings at

    Victorian Gold Hairwork Girandole Earrings |

    This bracelet is pretty neat - not only is it hair jewelry, but it's in the snake form - very popular in the Victorian era.

    An.Artique.Journey: Victorian Hair Jewelry

    Finely executed, Georgian portrait miniature on ivory depicting a lady in mourning. Note the mourning jewelry she is wearing. The miniature is decorated with an ornate chases work frame and attached to a medium brown hair work bracelet. Setting is pinchbeck.

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    GEORGIAN/early VICTORIAN rare pinchbeck and woven hair bracelet with a faceted purple paste stone in a cannetille work clasp. Four colors of plaited hair made up this bracelet, which makes me wonder if it might have been made by four daughters for their mother. It is 7" long and 1-1/4" wide.

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    Late Stuart memorial slides--- Skull and crossbones, dated on reverse, 1679, Skelton with hour-glass, skull and spade, Wirework monogram with cherubs holding a skull, 1690, Naked lady reading at a table with a skull and hourglass, 1705, Four enamelled gold mourning rings, English, 1658-1732 : Most surviving examples are dated after the Great Plague of 1666; the hoops depict skeletons and "memento mori" symbols, derived from the Bills of Mortality pinned up in local parishes. Gold posy-ring given as pledge; openwork flowers to contain hair, "Thee and i will lovers die" British Museum

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    Intricate Hair Work Mourning Jewelry Earrings 10kt Gold

    page of antique hairwork from scrapbook ~ This is amazing to me!!! It brings so many curious thoughts to mind......Wow!!!!!!

    364: Victorian hair work autograph album scrapbook : Lot 364