Recently Sold VICP044
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Hidden Memories - Victorian 9K Gold Engraved Locket. This lovely locket is crafted from 9K yellow gold, tested and confirmed 9K. Featuring quality gold-work , traditional styling and exquisite engraving. The locket is oval shaped with beautiful engraving on the front and back of the piece. The front of the locket displays flowers and foliage with an engraved and fluted border. The back is also engraved with beautiful foliage and features a stylized polished emblem where a monogram or initial can be engraved. The inside of the locket is complete with its frames, and both original glass liners. The locket is a back to front locket which is crafted from 9K solid gold and metal, adding strength to the piece, a characteristic of Victorian lockets. The beautiful antique locket is solid and substantial, and opens and closes well. The locket has been matched up to a 14K gold fill belcher chain, which has a makers mark RG. There is a wonderful surprise on the inside of this locket, two antique photos of a lady and a gentleman. The original photos can be left in place and your personal photos could be placed on top of these if desired. This very special Victorian piece looks stunning when worn, truly a piece to be treasured and enjoyed for many years to come.
Note: The engraving on this locket is extraordinary (beautifully detailed) even the back of the locket is engraved with a lovely foliage patten and emblem for engraving, if desired.
Measurements: Locket (including bale) 33mm x 28mm Chain: 20"
Weight: 11.30 grams
Date: Circa 1880