Beautiful repousse flowers spread themselves across the domed surface of this antique French Silver locket, with pretty hand engraved patterns adding a decorative texture to this whimsical piece of Art Nouveau jewellery.
Originally a watch, this piece has been converted at some point during its life creating a large compartment perfect for filling with trinkets of your choosing.
Perhaps a photograph or a lock of hair for a customised gift, or an array of gemstones giving this antique locket a modern twist.
Please send us a message for a quote if you would be interested in turning this piece into a shaker locket, we have a vast collection of precious and semi-precious gemstones to choose from.
ERA: Art Nouveau (1880-1920)
MEASUREMENTS: 29.5mm in diameter x 11.5mm deep
42.5mm long inc. bale
18" or 45.5cm chain
Weight: 8.7g, 12.9g inc. chain
MATERIALS: 800 Silver
HALLMARKS: French Crab hallmark for 800 Silver
This antique French Silver locket is in wonderful condition. The Silver is bright with a beautiful light tarnish adding to her antique charm. Both compartment doors open and shut with ease keeping its contents securely inside. The repousse and engraved patterns are all clear with no damage, and there is only minor wear to the sides of the locket in keeping with age. We have simply added an 18" chain making this Art Nouveau locket ready to be worn or gifted straight away!