Our Collections

From the Jewellery collection

Narryna has a modest collection of 19th century jewellery of which the most interesting is mourning jewellery crafted from jet and human hair.

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Mourning brooch

Gold with oval amethyst mounted on ground of ivy leaves. The cover of the locket is engraved “M. T. 1866” and encloses plaited human hair.

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