Hailing from the mid Victorian period, this gold locket features a wine-colored garnet cabochon topped with a tiny rose cut diamond flower. The reverse side holds a heart shaped locket with a beautiful decorative frame which is easily removed to add your own photo.
14k (tests), 5 rose cut diamonds, 1.75m x 1.32cm heart-shaped garnet cabochon, new 14k gold chain
1 1/16" length including the bale, 3/4" width, 16" chain
1837 — 1901
It’s hard to pinpoint when modern-day lockets were invented, but it’s believed that they evolved from ancient amulets.