This lovely and very au courant looking locket dates to the Edwardian period. Fashioned in yellow gold, the smooth body of the locket features a single offset sapphire as its sole ornament.
14k gold (tests), .04ct sapphire, new 14k gold chain
1 1/8" including the bale, 3/4" at the widest point, 18" chain
1900 — 1910
please note:Terms of Sale
Antiques can be returned unworn and in original condition within 10 days of delivery for an exchange or refund minus the cost of shipping. Once a piece has been altered, including ring re-sizing, it is FINAL SALE.
It’s hard to pinpoint when modern-day lockets were invented, but it’s believed that they evolved from ancient amulets.