What an absolutely stunning piece of antique jewellery this Victorian book chain necklace is! She really is the epitome of all things Victorian and offered in fantastic condition, anyone would be lucky to call her theirs!
This antique necklace encapsulates everything we love about Victorian jewellery, she's bold, striking and exudes feminity down to every last detail. Perfectly symmetrical and vividly intricate you just can't help but admire the craftsmanship that went into creating this stunning antique necklace. Featuring a row of dainty silver flowers accompanied by the signature Victorian beaded edges and leading down to a perfectly formed engraved buckle locket, this piece is a rare find and we are charmed to have the fortune of keeping her safe for you!
Although versatile, this Victorian book chain necklace is the ideal statement piece for women who love to stand out from the crowd! There is space for two photographs to be added in the locket, keep your loved ones close to your heart whilst being showered with admiration and compliments wherever you go with this beautiful piece of Victorian history!
ERA: Victorian (1837-1901)
Chain reaches 8 Inches on both sides.
Locket without bale is 32mm (40mm including bale) long and 23mm wide.
MATERIALS: Chain is 800 Silver, Locket is Sterling Silver
HALLMARKS: Maker's Mark obscured, Birmingham Assay, Lion Passant, date letter obscured
EXCELLENT: A Victorian book chain necklace in superb antique condition throughout. Every link in the chain is perfectly intact free from any damage to the Silver beads or flowers. The locking mechanisms are both in perfect working order keeping the locket safe around your neck. The engraving and patterns on the locket are still intricately detailed which is so rare for a piece of this age, over a century old! There are some imperfections on the back of the locket in keeping with its age, but this is not visible when being worn and the locket still locks shut keeping your images safely inside. The perfect gift or a special treat.