This antique Silver Bloodstone heart padlock charm is rich in Victorian eccentricity! Featuring pretty thistle engravings, this padlock is inlaid with a dark green Bloodstone Jasper.
Padlock charms like this were a common occurrence in Victorian Albertina bracelets, charm bracelets and as pendants. The padlock hinge can be easily opened and closed, so you can attach this to a chain or split ring with ease.
ERA: Victorian (1837-1901).
MEASUREMENTS: Charm 31mm long.
Heart 18mm long x 18mm wide.
Bloodstone 17mm long x 17mm wide.
MATERIALS: Sterling Silver, Bloodstone.
HALLMARKS: Tested as Sterling Silver throughout.
VERY GOOD: This antique Silver Bloodstone Heart padlock charm is in exquisite condition throughout! This piece does have some minute battle scars from age, but in actual fact, we think it adds to its charm! The foliate thistle engravings on the front are crisp and the Bloodstone is firmly secure within its settings.