A really cute antique silver locket of very wearable proportions. Dating from the later part of the Edwardian era, the locket is very ornately hand engraved to the front with a raised oval border patterned with ancanthus leaf engraving in the middle of which is a heart shaped cartouche. To the reverse of the locket the raised border is repeated but this time it has been decorated with a machine engraved pattern of undulating scalloped rows with a reeded pattern and sun-ray effect when the locket is moved. Both sides of the locket feature a recesses beaded border and, slightly raised above this, an outer dentil moulded edge. The locket is hinged an opens to receive photographs or small keepsakes of your choice. Complete with a silver trace chain approx. 19" long which fastens with a bolt ring catch.
- Of the Period
- Place of originUnknown
- Date of manufactureCirca 1900
- WearWear consistent with age and use.
W 0.88 in. x D 0.32 in.
W 22.36 mm x D 8.13 mm
- Length1.13 in. (28.71 mm)
- Weight11.2 g
- Seller locationIlkley, GB
- Seller reference numbernj174sh
- Reference numberLU65033631601
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