Victorian Whitby Jet Faceted Bead Mourning Necklace With Orig Push In Tube Catch
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Victorian Whitby Jet Faceted Bead Mourning Necklace With Orig Push In Tube Catch:
VICTORIAN WHITBY JET FACETED BEAD MOURNING NECKLACE WITH ORIG PUSH IN TUBE CATCH
On offer is this lovely Victorian genuine Whitby Jet mourning necklace.
The jet beads are all faceted and graduated in size, with the largest bead being to the centre. There are 35 beads in total.
Particularly appealing is the original push in tube fastener, in good working order. Not many of these survived.
The necklace is just over 18" long, including fittings.
Largest bead is approx 0.75" in diameter, smallest is approx 0.4"
In good overall antique condition; some of the beads have hairline fractures, commensurate with age and material, plus there are a couple of small chips. Not visible in wear.
Tube fastener has two letters lightly etched onto it-noted for accuracy (enlarge photo 7 to view).
Not original threading, which would have perished long ago.
Please supersize and study all photos for clear detail of item on offer and its condition.
Total weight: 53.29gms.
Looks stunning in wear!!!!!!!!!!
UK buyers: Paypal, Postal Order or Personal Cheque (clearance required).
International buyers: Paypal only please. Sorry, I no longer accept money orders due to the huge expense involved in changing them to pounds through a bank.
In all cases, will buyers please NOT send any payment until you receive my invoice. Thank you.
**Payment is expected within 3 days of sale ending** If you wish to benefit from combined postage and are awaiting other sales finishing, please let me know.
1st Class Recorded £4.20 (for one or more items with a total value of £49.99 or under final sale price only)
Special Delivery £7.00 (compulsory on one or more items with a total value of £50.00 or more-includes full insurance).
USA/Rest of World
Standard Airmail £5.00 (for one or more items with a total value of £29.99 or under final sale price only).
International Signed For £12.95 (compulsory on one or more items with a total value of £30.00 or more-includes full insurance).
***Please note: Royal Mail no longer deliver to PO Boxes by International Signed For. Overseas buyers, if this affects you PLEASE contact me PRIOR to offerding for alternative shipping methods.***
- USA buyers please note: items are currently taking up to 4 weeks to arrive due to increased security checks at US Customs. Please bear this in mind at time of purchase as unfortunately, I have no control over such delays.
- Due to a number of buyers from Italy reporting non-receipt of items I will now only post to Italy by International Signed For. No exceptions.
All International Buyers ? Please Note:
Import duties, taxes and charges are not included in the item price or P&P charges. These charges are the buyer's responsibility.
Please check with your country's customs office to determine what these additional costs will be prior to offerding/buying.
I keep my shipping costs as low as possible. I combine postage so that there is only one standard shipping charge for an unlimited amount of items within the same package. The total value of items depends on whether insurance is required or not. I am not making any profit on insured items at all. I have to use this to cover myself in the event of loss. Thank you.
Please bear in mind that whilst I have done my best to provide a fair and accurate description of this item, all dates and descriptions are only my opinion and should NOT be taken as statements of fact.
Buyers should read the description in full and study all the photographs (which themselves form part of the description). The images can be enlarged to show more detail. Please ask any questions PRIOR to offerding. You should also check item measurements carefully.
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Please note-any boxes shown in photos are for display purposes only and are not included in the sale (unless otherwise stated).
Sadly I have recently had a number of buyers contact me days after winning an item to inform me they offer 'in error'. This is grossly unfair on a seller who believes they have a winning offer and genuine underbuyers who did not win. Please offer carefully as all 'errors' will be treated in the same way as 'non paying buyers', a dispute filed to recover fees and a strike on the non paying buyers account.
The aim is to make this a pleasurable experience for both buyer and seller.
The items that I sell are antique/vintage, unless otherwise stated in the description. Pre-owned items have been used by owners before you and as such, may have signs of wear. If you are looking for only brand new or pristine condition items, then my sales may not be for you.
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