Lover’s Eye Pin with Hair Locket Back, circa 1825

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This is a gorgeous example of a lover’s eye, with the painted eye framed in foiled amethyst. Made of 12 karat rose gold and fitted with an original locket back, the original braided strand of hair is still immaculately intact under glass. 1.25 x 1 inch. Excellent vintage condition.
Details
Date of Manufacture
1825
Period
1820-1829
Metal
Rose Gold
Stone
Amethyst
Condition
Excellent
Dealer Location
Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU30399442
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1stdibs seller since 2009
Located in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA

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