An oversize and unusual Victorian locket with bold triangles at the cardinal points and the words "Forget Me Not" engraved at the center.
Very good - locket has its insert but no lens
2 1/4" length including the bale, 1 3/8" 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.