What a fine example of the Victorian repousse style with this incredibly large oval Victorian Silver locket, complete with a lovely 24" long robust Silver belcher chain.
Both sides of this locket have a wonderful array of embossed shells, floral detailing and miscellaneous motifs that create such a wonderful texture on the beautiful Silver.
This locket is a large design at 6cm long including the lovely bale, so the portraits you could add inside would be wonderfully sizable!
It comes with a slightly chunkier antique Silver chain for your ease so you can wear it without any worries!
ERA: Victorian (1837-1901)
MEASUREMENTS: The Locket is 45mm tall x 35mm wide x 15mm deep.
Including the bale the locket is 60mm long.
The chain is 24" or 60.9cm long.
MATERIALS: Sterling Silver
HALLMARKS: None present on the Locket, tested as Sterling Silver.
The chain is a newer addition stamped "SILVER".
EXCELLENT: This large Victorian Silver locket is in wonderful condition. Each side of the locket has perfectly embossed motifs that are as clear and crisp as the day they were made. The bale is large and attached well to the locket. The locket opening is in perfect working order, ready to hold any hidden secrets or portraits of your loved ones close by. The Silver chain is slightly chunky which looks wonderful next to the size and texture of the locket. A gorgeous representation of the Victorian era that would make anyone happy!