A nice example of both Victorian Mourning Jewelry and the Aesthetic Movement. This Vulcanite brooch has great lines and the black glass ball details are just perfect. Vulcanite has such a unique texture almost like rubber, to learn more about it, and the Art of Mourning, check out our Identifly Blog.
Era: circa 1860
Materials: Base metal findings, Vulcanite, black glass.
Measurements: 2.5" x .75"
Condition: Very good for its age.