Victorian Enamel Pearl Turquoise Gold Locket

Buyer Protection Guaranteed

About

This antique Victorian locket was handcrafted around 1890, in England. It’s done in 18 karat yellow gold and set with a turquoise and pearl star motif. Beautiful dark blue and white enamel give the star depth and beauty. When opened, it reveals a place for a favorite photograph or a secret note. Each of the eight turquoise stones measure approximately 1.7 mm in diameter, they are round cabochon cut. The center pearl measures 2.6 mm in diameter.

Details

  • Creator
    Unknown
  • Of the Period
    Victorian
  • Place of Origin
    England
  • Date of Manufacture
    1890
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Length
    51 mm
  • Weight
    15.1g
  • Seller Location
    Middleton, WI
  • Reference Number
    LU59832995613
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2016

Typical response time: 2 hours

Located in Middleton, WI

More from this Seller

Gold Doctor's Bag Locket Pendant
Gold Doctor's Bag Locket Pendant
This wonderful and heavy pendant was made in London, England in 1945 in the shape of a Doctor's bag. It contains tiny golden tools, a stethoscope, scissors and a syringe. The bag contai...
Arts & Crafts Sapphire Pearl Gold Necklace by Artificers' Guild
Arts & Crafts Sapphire Pearl Gold Necklace by Arti...
This fantastic hand crafted necklace was made during the Arts & Crafts movement in England in about 1910. I feel confident in attributing this necklace to the work of the Artificers' Gu...
Victorian Blue Enamel Snake Heart Pendant Necklace, 1851
Victorian Blue Enamel Snake Heart Pendant Necklace...
Snake symbolism is as old and romantic as time. Some cultures see the snake as the concept of good and evil or fertility and rebirth. Egyptians believed serpents represented royalty and...
Early Victorian Aquamarine Gold Pendant
Early Victorian Aquamarine Gold Pendant
This antique early Victorian aquamarine and gold pendant was handcrafted around 1850, in England. There are seven light blue colored oval faceted aquamarine stones set in 15 karat gold....
Queen Victoria Portrait Black Enamel Diamond Gold Memorial Pendant
Queen Victoria Portrait Black Enamel Diamond Gold ...
This rare antique Queen Victoria pendant was handcrafted in England in 1901, to memorialize the late Queen’s 63 year and 7-month reign. She was born in May of 1819, and died on January ...
1880s French Silver Gold Locket Horseshoe
1880s French Silver Gold Locket Horseshoe
I found this wonderful locket in a small shop in Versailles, the French town which boasts the infamous palace of Louis XIV. The scrolling motifs were very reminiscent of the golden gate...
Victorian Essex Crystal Pendant Lily of the Valley
Victorian Essex Crystal Pendant Lily of the Valley...
This reverse crystal intaglio is made from a smooth cabochon of rock crystal with a lily of the valley flower carved expertly into the flat back and then oil painted with bright colors ...
Art & Crafts Boulder Opal Diamond Gold Brooch Pin Pendant
Art & Crafts Boulder Opal Diamond Gold Brooch Pin ...
Every once in a while I come across a piece of American jewelry while shopping in Europe and every once in a while I come across a piece of jewelry with a fabulous tale to tell. This wo...
Modern Large Citrine Diamond Necklace
Modern Large Citrine Diamond Necklace
This stunning citrine and diamond drop necklace was handcrafted in platinum. Each of the 24 diamonds range from 1.3 – 1.5 mm in diameter. The upper citrine stone is a faceted wonder mea...
Victorian Pearl Triple Chain Gold Necklace
Victorian Pearl Triple Chain Gold Necklace
This antique Victorian link chain was handcrafted in 14 karat gold. It features 9 gray naturals pearls that range in diameter from 3.3 mm to 7 mm. There are three total chains on this o...
Arts and Crafts Jessie King Pendant Moonstone Enamel Silver
Arts and Crafts Jessie King Pendant Moonstone Enam...
This antique, Arts and Crafts silver and moonstone pendant was handcrafted around 1910. It is attributed to Jessie M King who designed for Liberty of London. The silver pendant is set w...
Victorian Gold Watch Chain Necklace
Victorian Gold Watch Chain Necklace
This antique Victorian gold link chain was handcrafted in England around 1890. All but four of the links are made in 15 karat gold and measure 24 x 6.4 mm each. At one point during the ...