Modeled in the shape of a horseshoe, this Victorian locket is made in rose gold and set with an onyx intaglio of a horse and rider on one side and a white onyx slab on the reverse.
14k rose gold, onyx
Very good - small chip on the bottom of the white onyx slab
1 1/8" length including the bale, 3/4" x 5/8" locket
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.