A tooth necklace might seem like the type of accessory you would have found in Jeffrey Dahmer’s dresser drawers, but back in Victorian times, there was no sweeter way to commemorate your child’s first lost tooth.
In fact, Queen Victoria’s husband, Prince Albert, had their first daughter’s milk tooth made into a brooch shaped like a plant. The tooth, of course, was the bloom. It was just one piece in Victoria’s large collection of enamel jewelry made from human and animal teeth. Albert was... READ ON