Lockets 09.06.2014
American Daguerreotype Locket Jewel

American Mourning & Sentimental Jewelry From the 19th Century

Perspectives and perceptions of sentimentality and mourning in popular thought and culture are cemented within the second half of the…

Bracelets 01.03.2011
Civil War Bracelet

When Mourning Tokens Are Personal: Mourning Bracelet

Bracelets, like any other form of jewellery, can be highly personalised, be it with hairwork or gold. This piece comes…

Rings 06.08.2010
Late 19th Century Ring

The Late 19th Century and Mourning Buckle Rings

The late 19th century created a period of mourning fashion that was reaching a peak and hard decline. Over the…