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Victorian Centurion IntaglioSwivel Locket

$1,700

An onyx intaglio of a trio of Roman centurions (or perhaps just legionaries) with rather fabulous head gear graces the front of this BIG swivel locket. Neoclassicism was beloved at the time of it's making - around 1880.

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  • Materials

    14k rose gold, onyx

  • Age

    c. 1880

  • Condition

    Very good

  • Size

    1 1/2" length, 1" width, 1/2" depth.

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18371901

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.