Antique Stamp Case or Sterling Silver Locket | Edwardian Era Hinged Chatelaine Case | Art Nouveau Lily Design - 20 Inch Sterling Chain

$175.00

A sterling silver stamp case from the Edwardian era with a hinged lid. The case was originally made to attach to a woman's chatelaine clip - fabulous as a unique locket to hold that special message or love token.

A very nice antique stamp case with exquisite repoussé pattern of Art Nouveau lilies and buds on each side. A very tactile locket pendant.

+ All the details

Stamped 'STERLING' on both sides of the hinged cap, with a maker's stamp that is not quite legible.

Size: The case is a softly rounded rectangle measuring 1 x 1.15 inches (25 x 29mm) and 5mm in thickness. Locket and chain are shown on a life size torso in image #2.

Age: very early 1900s

Weight: 5.8gms without the chain

Condition: Excellent. No issues at all; the lid snaps shut securely and stay closed. A very well made stamp case with nice natural patina to the silver.

The Chain:
Presented on a new stainless steel chain 34 inches or 86cm long. Stainless steel suits the color of antique silver well and is hypoallergenic.

Janne's observations:
Nice for a collector of Victorian silver cases or just beautiful as a fashion accessory. The repoussé silver on this piece is wonderful!

For more antique and vintage pendants and necklaces:
https://www.etsy.com/shop/ClosetGothic?section_id=21297161

Enter this shop:
https://www.etsy.com/shop/ClosetGothic

Shipping from New Zealand

Processing time

1 business day

Customs and import taxes

Buyers are responsible for any customs and import taxes that may apply. I'm not responsible for delays due to customs.

Payment Options

Secure options
  • Accepts Etsy gift cards

Returns & Exchanges

I gladly accept returns and exchanges

Just contact me within: 5 days of delivery

Ship items back to me within: 7 days of delivery

I don't accept cancellations

But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.

The following items can't be returned or exchanged

Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:

  • Custom or personalized orders
  • Items on sale

Conditions of return

Buyers are responsible for return shipping costs. If the item is not returned in its original condition, the buyer is responsible for any loss in value.

Privacy policy

I will only use your shipping and billing address, and contact information

  • To communicate with you about your order
  • To fulfill your order
  • For legal reasons (like paying taxes)

Frequently Asked Questions

Layaways Welcome!

We offer a 6 week layaway on items over $100 with a 1/3rd initial deposit and two further payments over the next 6 weeks.
Please convo for further information and queries.

EXPEDITED SHIPPING UPGRADE

If you would like to expedite shipping, there is a listing in our shop under 'Add Expedited Shipping' - add this to your shopping cart and it will automatically upgrade your shipping to an International Courier with a target delivery time of 4 - 6 working days.
 Meeting this target can be dependent on border controls at destination.

*Note: Sales to Australia are automatically shipped via Courier with a target delivery time of 2-6 working days, trackable all the way.

Gift Wrapping

I gift wrap all purchases, you'll see a sample of Closetgothic wrapping on our About page and in every listing. Talk to us if you have any special requirement - I am most happy to hand write a note on request.

I am located in UK / the EU. Do your prices include VAT?

No. Being outside of the UK and the EU, we are not entitled to collect VAT. You will be responsible for any associated VAT and handling charges that are levied by your government or postal service.

Is my Package Tracked and Insured?

Tracking is provided for most countries. 
This can depend on the individual country's postal service and their resources.
Your purchase is insured during transit.

Legal imprint