A mysterious Victorian locket fashioned in yellow gold with a contrasting rose gold heraldic shield with "1875" engraved beneath it. A little dinged up here and there, clearly this locket has seen some life.
14k gold (tests), new 14k gold chain
engraved for 1875
Good - a few dings and scratches to both sides of the locket
1 3/8" length including the bale, 3/4" width
1837 — 1901
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.