Close To My Heart - Victorian 9K Rose Gold Engraved Heart Locket (VICP059)
Close To My Heart - Victorian 9K Rose Gold Engraved Heart Locket. This lovely locket is crafted from 9K rose gold , hallmarked 9CT. Back & Front. Featuring quality gold-work , Victorian styling and exquisite engraving. The locket is heart shaped with beautiful engraving on the front and back of the piece. Featuring engraved scrolls , and a decorative chased border. The lovely detail on both sides of this locket, add beauty and character to the piece. The front has a beautiful shield emblem, for engraving, if desired. The back of the is decorated with flowers and foliage with a chased border. The inside of the locket is complete with its frames and both plastic protectors. The chain is 9 ct rose gold, hallmarked 375 for 9K, a perfect match with the locket. The locket opens and closed well with a gentle closure that snaps closed. Back & Front lockets are made from 9K gold and metal frames for added strength (a characteristic of Victorian lockets) The 14K yellow gold filled chain matches perfectly and features a secure spring ring clasp in perfect working order. This gorgeous Victorian piece looks stunning when worn, truly a piece to be treasured and enjoyed for many years to come.
Note: In the history of the United Kingdom, the Victorian era was the period of Queen Victoria's reign, from the 20th of June, 1837 until her death on January 22, 1901.
Measurements: Locket (including bale) 26.00 mm x 20.00 mm Chain 18"
Weight: 3.80 grams
Date: Circa 1880