Wow, this large Silver Victorian Aesthetic "Birds in Flight" locket is an outstanding piece! Complete with finely engraved birds, palm trees and a stylised "sun", this piece instantly transports us to warmer climates.
This locket not only can hold a large photograph of your loved ones but it's a great piece for any Victorian jewellery collector. Uniquely, the locket opens on the left rather than on the right - an extra touch of character and flair that makes us love Victorian lockets like this just so much!
ERA: Victorian Aesthetic, c.1881.
MEASUREMENTS: Locket 45mm long x 35mm wide.
Length of locket including jump ring 60mm.
MATERIALS: Sterling Silver.
HALLMARKS: Lion Passant, Birmingham Assay, date letter "g" for the year 1881, Maker's Mark "J.F" on the back of the locket. Lion Passant and date letter "g" on the inside of the locket. Lion Passant on frame and bale.
EXCELLENT: This large Silver Victorian Aesthetic "birds in flight" locket is in really great condition for its age. Not only do we love its impressive size, but all of the engravings and the hallmarks are crisp. The locket open and closes well with a satisfying "click", and the original frames and glass are intact so you can have complete peace of mind that your loved one is kept nice and safe.