Edwardian Sterling Silver Locket, Love Token | Engraved Silver Stamp Envelope | Antique Stamp Case, Stamp Holder - 20 inch Sterling Chain

$225.00


An intricately engraved sterling silver stamp holder in the shape of a envelope with a hinged lid. Originally attached to an Edwardian chatelaine or pocket watch fob, the envelope makes a beautiful andunique locket.

Both sides are engraved with the ornate acanthus scrolls typical of the Edwardian era and the back has a blank shield shaped cartouche.

The locket is suspended from a corner and has a hinged 'envelope flap' that clips secure shut - wonderful for holding a special love note, inspirational prayer or photograph.

+ All the details

The envelope is stamped 'STERLING SILVER' on the inside.

Size: .82 x 1.15 inch or 21 x 29mm in size, approximately 4mm in thickness.

Condition: Very, very good. No dings or splits, the closure snaps into place firmly and the hinge is very strong and working perfectly.

Weight: 4.1 grams (without the chain)

Age: Very early 1900s

The Chain:
Presented on a new 20 inch or 51cm sterling silver chain, stamped 925 to the clasp. Shown on a life size torso in image 4.

Janne's Notes:
Edwardian silver stamp envelopes - useful, fun and very beautiful as a locket. This is an excellent example of Edwardian silversmithing.

+ Please note: the shipping on this piece is via International Courier - hence the high shipping rate. Target delivery time is 5-6 working days Worldwide.

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