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Georgian Silver & Pyrite Heart Locket

$1,400

This exquisite Georgian locket has a soft pear shape (which was used to represent a heart in much Georgian era jewelry) crowned with a bow and set with rock crystal lenses. The locket currently holds plaited hair from two individuals but can be easily removed to add your own photograph, talisman or memento.

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  • Materials

    silver, iron pyrite, rock crystal lenses, hair, new sterling silver chain

  • Age

    c. 1820

  • Condition

    Very good

  • Size

    7/8" length including the bale, 20" chain (adjustable to 18" or 16")

Georgian

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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.

RelatedHistory Lesson

Lockets:Magical, Medicinal, Memorial.

It’s hard to pinpoint when modern-day lockets were invented, but it’s believed that they evolved from ancient amulets.