Victorian-era Hand Jewellery —

Posted: December 23, 2016 by Fieldmechanik in Reblogged

In the Victorian era, jewellery was worn not just for ornamentation, it was often worn because it meant something to both the wearer and/or the people who saw her wearing the piece. Hands were a popular symbol. They could be clasped in love or friendship, or clasping items with their own symbology. The ring […]

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