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Lozenge-Shaped Victorian Lover's Eye

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A marvelous and rare example of the ever-popular lover's eye… this one, with a host of details adding to the charming mystery that surrounds these lovely artifacts. This piece is a unique "navette" marquis shape, in 14k rose gold, depicting a redheaded woman and with a safety chain. Those who are familiar with these coveted antique treasures will surely recognize the special nature of this piece. The glass is original and has a small scratch. It measures 1 inch long by just over a half inch wide.

Details

  • Creator
    Unknown
  • Of the Period
  • Date of manufacture
    1880
  • Seller location
    Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
  • Seller reference number
    33983
  • Reference number
    LU30249398

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