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Victorian, 18ct Gold, Rare, Aesthetic Period Locket

Sale price£1,850.00
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A Magnificent Victorian Aesthetic movement locket in 18 & 22ct Gold c1880

This large Victorian locket is a rare piece, beautifully hand crafted in solid, Tri colour 18ct Gold on a 22ct Gold bail.

The painstakingly hand crafted details to the front of the locket are a testament to the fine craftsmanship of the period, the Japanese inspired design depicts a hand engraved backdrop of foliate and floral motifs, raised hand applied swooping Bird and dragonfly and a Greek style urn, the top right corner folding over to expose an embossed detailed panel

The locket opens up on the left hand side and contains the original glass insert that sits snuggly within the front section , the rear of the locket is plain in design with a slightly convex profile

The locket opens up and closes very securely with a firm click

A beautiful and very special heirloom piece to treasure

The locket comes with a Safeguard (part of the Birmingham assay office) Jewellery assessment certificate, XRF tested as solid 18ct Gold and 22ct Gold bail

Weight: 19 grams

Dimensions: 28.5mm wide x 37.6mm high without bail, 54.2mm high including bailCondition: Very good antique condition, there are a couple of very minor indentations to the reverse and an antique patina to the Gold expected and appreciated on an antique piece of this age

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We do offer ring resizing (at trade cost price) - please message for a quote (not all rings will be suitable to resize and resized rings are non returnable)We send all items fully insured and tracked to your door

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Victorian, 18ct Gold, Rare, Aesthetic Period Locket
Victorian, 18ct Gold, Rare, Aesthetic Period Locket Sale price£1,850.00