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Black Silk and Lace Mourning Cockade

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Ladies and gentlemen often wore mourning cockades during the Victorian era. This black silk cockade is elegant with vintage lace and a velvet button.

Approximately 3" ( 7.5 cm) across. Optional pin back is silver plated and 1" (2.5 cm) wide.

Cockades were often used in history to express a political sentiment. But they were also used as an expression of grief if one was in mourning for someone. Mourning fashions reached their height during the Victorian era. Queen Victoria's husband died young and she stayed in mourning attire the rest of her life. The Civil War brought death to nearly every family in America. Both of these events caused a boom in mourning clothing and accessories.

Check out my website for even more mourning cockades! www.creativecockades.com

Creative Cockades is an "Approved Vendor" at The Authentic Campaigner! www.authentic-campaigner.com


5 out of 5 stars
Reviewed by mohawkdrums1
5 out of 5 stars
Feb 13, 2018
What is not to like?
Black Silk and Lace Mourning Cockade

Reviewed by angela black
5 out of 5 stars
Sep 8, 2017
Lovely! Arrived right on time. Even came with a history lesson.
Black Silk and Lace Mourning Cockade

Reviewed by Daniel Sheron
5 out of 5 stars
Apr 2, 2018
Beautiful craftsmanship
Union Civil War Cockade

Reviewed by Benjamin
5 out of 5 stars
Mar 27, 2018
I love this! It is beautiful and really well made. Helped complete my french revolution costume perfectly.
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If you don't see exactly what you want, contact me directly and I'll work with you to make a cockade you like. I can only accept returns when the cockade and packaging is in perfectly new condition, as determined by me.

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All items will be carefully packaged and shipped USPS First Class or Priority Mail.

International buyers should allow an extra 2-3 weeks for shipping time (though it can be less for some countries). I cannot track a package once it leaves American shores. Wait at least 3 weeks before worrying that a package might be lost. :)

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Black Silk and Lace Mourning Cockade

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  • Handmade item
  • Materials: buckram, velvet button, silk ribbon, vintage lace, silver plated pin back
  • Feedback: 324 reviews
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