Victorian 14kt yellow gold Jarretiere or buckle form bracelet. with tassel decoration. Accompanied by a 14kt gold Victorian mourning brooch comprised of an applied onyx panel with central pearl and locket verso containing a lock of hair, inscribed verso, "JW Kester Obt Dec. 13th 1863", - obt representative in Latin of date of death, missing brooch backing; and a gilt silver Victorian garnet brooch. Total approx. weight is 13.4 dwt. Apparently unmarked. From a Westport, CT estate. Dimensions: bracelet measures approx. 18.5" at widest point; width of bracelet can be altered to fit the wearer's wrist.
Light surface scratches, and minor dings/dents. Missing the majority of one tassel drop, and a second in its entirety; missing the ball form terminal on all but two drops.