Whitby jet grave bead
Whitby Jet amulets are found in British grave assemblages since the Early Neolithic. This practice continues throughout the Bronze Age where jet is used to signify status in society. We are still asked to make items for burial alongside loved ones. Our most frequently requested item is a simple jet bead as found in Viking age burials. The jet beads are believed to be for protection and are usually found at the foot of the graves. Please contact us with your requirements.