This Art Nouveau French Silver thistle heart locket is rich in history! Formed entirely from 800 Silver, her front and back display an embossed thistle, thought to bring the wearer protection from witchcraft. From front to back, she oozes Art Nouveau charm!
Once open, this gorgeous antique locket has space for two of your most prized photos inside. Suspend her from a Silver chain and keep her close to your heart at all times. The perfect gift for a loved one or a delicious treat for yourself!
ERA: Art Nouveau (1890-1910).
MEASUREMENTS: Locket is 17mm long, including jump ring.
Locket itself is 16.5mm long x 16.5mm wide (at widest point).
MATERIALS: 800 Silver.
HALLMARKS: Crab on hasp for 800 Silver.
PACKAGING: Your order will be gift-wrapped free of charge in a Lillicoco cardboard box made from recycled materials, tied with a ribbon.
VERY GOOD: This Art Nouveau French Silver thistle heart locket is in very good condition. Her Silver has retained its form and her hinge mechanism is in perfect working order. Inside she does show signs of subtle wear from use throughout her lifetime, but with both frames intact, she is still fully functioning as a locket. Shutting with that all-important 'click', you can wear this striking locket knowing that your precious photographs will be held securely in place!