Rare Antique Whitby Jet Jewellery Suite in Original Box
Possibly the finest suite of Victorian Whitby Jet jewellery still in existence. This rare set comprises a large necklet with three expertly carved hanging drops, it then has a matching brooch, pair of matching bracelets, matching earrings and faceted cufflinks. Still complete and in perfect condition, the set is presented in its original restored, velvet lined, leather bound box and has an authentic letter of provenance relating to its history. This was originally a set made for an exhibition. Hand carved by master jet worker Joe Falkingbridge of Whitby, its purpose was to display the high level of craftsmanship that was achievable at this period in time. This is a unique, museum quality collection.