Antique Locket | Edwardian Small Gold Locket | Hand Chased Oval Photo Locket Necklace | Gold Back & Front Locket - 20 Inch Chain


An oval Victorian gold locket beautifully hand chased with classic acanthus leaf scrolls and a blank cartouche below is ready for a special initial if desired.

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The Locket:
Stamped to the back '9CT BACK & FRONT', this locket has a 9ct gold shell over a stronger metal frame, usually gold filled brass. Highly polished yellow gold with the rosy warmth of old gold.

The inside of the locket has two photo rims, the original emerald green paper liners and celluloid photo covers.

Locket Size: .8 x 1 inches (19 x 25mm), and gently curves out to approximately 6mm in thickness.

The Chain: The locket is presented on a new 20 inch or 51cm chain in 14ct gold fill, stamped to the clasp as such. Photograph 3 shows the locket and chain on a life size torso.

Age: early 1900s

Weight: 4.2 grams (without chain)

Condition: Very, very good. No issues, the hinge is strong and the locket closes tightly and stays closed. The gold has a lovely mellow natural patina.

Janne's notes:
A very pretty antique locket , timelessly lovely and very wearable.

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