Antique Sterling Silver Locket | 1905 Edwardian Envelope Locket | Chatelaine Silver Stamp Case | Hallmarked Silver - 24 Inch Chain Included

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A silver envelope locket that was originally a stamp holder attached to an Edwardian chatelaine or pocket watch fob, this is a truly beautiful piece.

Both sides are expertly engraved with ivy pattern to the front and fern fronds to the back.

The locket has a hinged, fold over flap that clips secure shut - it would be wonderful for holding a special love note, inspirational prayer or photograph.

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The silver has full hallmarks for the City of Chester, England and the year 1905. The maker's stamp is also present, 'BPDC' for 'Boots Pure Drug Company'.

Size: .9 x 1.10 inch or 23 x 27mm in size and 4mm in thickness.

Condition: Very good. This lovely old girl is softly concave on both sides; can be felt rather than seen. The envelope closure is firm and snaps shut nicely and the hinge is excellent.

Weight: 4.5 grams

The Chain:
Presented on a new 24 inch or 61cm sterling silver chain, 925 silver and stamped as such to the clasp. Shown on a life size torso in image 2.

Janne's Observations:
An antique find that is both beautiful and fun - this one is different in that it is satchel shaped rather than the classic horizontal envelope. A lovely piece.

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