This Edwardian 9ct Gold fancy birds in flight locket is as pretty as a picture! Beautifully engraved with swallows and with repoussé flowers, this locket is just what any fellow cottagecore lover needs!
This locket is hallmarked to 1915, and is actually solid 9ct Gold throughout (lots of lockets from this era are known to have metal components), making this piece all the more lovely and a rarefied find for your collection.
ERA: Post-Edwardian, c.1915.
MEASUREMENTS: Locket 27mm long x 21mm wide.
Length of locket including bale and jump ring 40mm.
MATERIALS: Solid 9ct Gold.
HALLMARKS: "C&C", "9", ".375", Chester Assay, Date letter "P" for the year 1915. Tests as solid 9ct Gold throughout.
VERY GOOD: This Edwardian 9ct Gold fancy birds in flight locket is in superb condition. All of the engravings and repoussé details are crisp, and the scrolled bale is in fine condition. There are some subtle dings to the locket, and you do need a firm hand when closing the piece. That being said, both of the original inner frames are intact, so you can easily and safely hold two photographs of your loved ones. What an enchanting locket!