Antique Sterling Silver Locket | Victorian Silver Photo Locket | Gothic Revival Design, Ivy Leaves and Forget-Me-Not Flowers - 22 Inch Chain

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A very attractive medium size antique locket from the Victorian era with intricate all over hand-chasing. The locket is completely reversible.

One side has symbolism typical of Victorian sentimental jewelry - Ivy leaves for Fidelity and Forget-Me-Not flowers for love and remembrance; the other side has a Gothic Revival design of intertwined scrolls to the other.

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The Locket:
This is a sterling silver 'Front & Back' locket ie. the front and back covers are sterling silver (tested and guaranteed) over a strong silver-plated frame (likely to be plated brass).

The inside of the locket has two plated photo rims in place with new backing cards and the oval of black fabric that was found in the locket.

Medium Size: .8 x 1 inch (20 x 25mm) and gently rounds out to approximately 7mm thickness.

Age: c.1880

Weight: 5.9 grams (locket only)

Condition: very good. No dings or scratches, the hinge is strong and the locket closes with a lovely tight pop.

The Chain:
Presented on a new 22 inch or 56cm sterling silver chain, stamped 925 to the clasp. Shown on a life size torso in image 3

Janne's observations:
A lovely locket from the Victorian era, smooth and lovely to handle. The Gothic Revival influence is obvious and intriguing.

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