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Jet jewellery and ornaments

Helen Muller

Jet jewellery and ornaments

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Published by Shire Publications in Aylesbury (Bucks, England) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jet (Precious stone) -- Collectors and collecting,
  • Jewelry -- Collectors and collecting

  • Edition Notes

    StatementHelen Muller.
    SeriesShire album -- 52.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p. :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23239572M
    ISBN 10085263503


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This book explains what many of the imitations were, and how to determine if it is Jet, or imitation. Absolutely gorgeous pictures of carved Jet, and imitation Jet jewelry, with a lot of interesting facts about the Whitby England Jet /5(6).

Jet jewellery and ornaments [Helen MULLER] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers/5(6). Introduction The history of jet The Whitby jet industry The manufacture of jet jewellery and ornaments Imitations of jet Modern jet and hints for collectors Further reading Places to visit: Series Title: Shire album, Responsibility: Helen Muller.

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From a western perspective, the term is restricted to durable ornaments, excluding flowers for example. Mourning jewellery made from Whitby jet was highly prized and is now quite rare as supplies have run down. Jet mourning ornaments were considered suitable for deep mourning in Victorian times.

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First mourning lasted one year and a day, outdoor garments for this would be shown by the plainness and amount of crape, jet jewellery was permitted. After one year and a day, Second stage was introduced. Pieces of worked Jet have been found in prehistoric burial mounds and in the 1st Century AD Pliny ascribed a variety of medicinal properties to Jet.

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In the ancient world the discovery of how to work metals was an important stage in the development of. Mourning traditions and apparel have been described from several angles in my book The Textile History of Whitbywhich will here be exemplified by two short capes kept at Whitby Museum, advertisements from the local newspaper, censuses and a photograph showing a jet workshop from the s.

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