This Georgian 9ct Gold mourning hair work locket is such a fabulous and rare example Georgian mourning jewellery. Featuring neat and intricately braided rare blonde hair, as well as Gold initial details and Black Enamel, this piece is a standout piece from our collection.
If you are privy to collecting mourning jewellery, then you must not pass up on this piece. Both the front and back of the locket is very smooth, so it will feel both comfortable and luxurious to wear. What more can you want from a Victorian locket!?
ERA: Georgian era, c.1800
MEASUREMENTS: Locket 50mm long including bale.
Locket 40mm diameter.
MATERIALS: Solid 9ct Gold, Gold Initial Detailing, Blonde hair-work, Glass, Black Enamel.
HALLMARKS: Tests as solid 9ct Gold throughout.
EXCELLENT: This antique Georgian 9ct Gold mourning hair locket is in exquisite condition for its long life. The 9ct Gold has kept beautifully without any dings or damages, and the braided hair work is superb. The Gold initial details "JHC" are fully intact, standing out very well against the jet black enamel. Overall, this double-sided mourning locket is outstanding.