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9k Yellow Gold Locket Pendant - Antique Circa 1890


A fine and impressive antique Victorian 9 karat yellow gold locket pendant ; part of our diverse antique jewelry and estate jewelry collections This fine and impressive, large antique locket has been crafted in 9k yellow gold. The hinged locket has an oval form with a plain and unembellished border around the engine turned decorated anterior and posterior covers. This Victorian locket opens to reveal a hand painted portrait of a young baby displayed behind a push fit glass panel; this may be easily removed and replaced with a personal picture or memento if so desired. The pendant suspends from a contemporary 18k yellow gold trace chain via an integrated ring loop attachment. The chain may be replaced with a chain of the same quality, in a style or length to meet your personal requirements. This antique locket has been independently tested using state of the art technology (Niton XL2 Analyzer) and verified as 9k gold. Dimensions Length of drop 6cm/2.36" Width of pendant 3.9cm/1.53" Chain length 45.72cm/18" Weight (Including Portrait) 23.2 grams Date: Circa 1890 Video: A video of this fine piece is available upon request Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this fine example of antique Victorian jewelry/estate jewelry. SKU: A4878


  • Creator
  • Place of origin
  • Date of manufacture
    Circa 1890
  • Period
  • Metal
  • Condition
    Excellent. This impressive 1890's pendant is fine quality with an impressive removable hand painted portrait to the interior. The locket is a very good gauge of gold and is in excellent condition with sharp engine turned decoration..
  • Dimensions

    W 1.53 in. x D 18 in.

    W 38.87 mm x D 457.2 mm

  • Length
    18 in. (457.2 mm)
  • Weight
    23.2 g
  • Seller location
    Jesmond, GB
  • Seller reference number
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