A later Victorian heart-shaped mourning locket fashioned in the shape of a heart with black enamel and an elegant forget me not set with seed pearls and a single rose cut diamond.
14k gold (tests), black enamel, seed pearls, 2mm rose cut diamond.
1 1/4" length including the bale, 13/16" width, 16" chain.
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.