A striking piece despite its small size, this mid Victorian locket is fashioned in both silver and gold with bright robin's egg blue enamel. The face features a delicate rendering of leaves and a single flower set with a seed pearl.
14k gold, silver, blue enamel, seed pearls
Very good - small chip to the enamel near the hinge
3/4" x 1/2"
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.