Victorian mourning brooch, oval in shape with scalloped edges. Measuring 36mm x 29mm black enamelled set to the centre with a clear glass section measuring 15mm x 11mm with a lock of the deceased’s hair inside and surrounded by 23 seed pearls. Hinge pin and ‘C’ catch. No hallmark but tested as 9ct gold. Gross weight 11.9g. Circa 1870.