This large Victorian Aesthetic Silver locket is incredibly charming. A Rose Gold owl is perched in the centre of this piece, surrounded by engraved reeds, a river and a butterfly in flight.
A bucolic scene, the style of this locket epitomises the Victorian aesthetic movement, a stylistic period which was an ode to mother nature. This locket is certainly this and more, the heavy weighty piece is certainly a statement, just waiting for the right chunky Silver chain for a stand-out look.
ERA: Victorian Aesthetic, c.1880.
MEASUREMENTS: Locket 50.5mm long x 40.1mm wide x 12.2mm deep.
Locket length with jump ring and bale 67mm.
MATERIALS: Sterling Silver, 9ct Rose Gold Gilt.
HALLMARKS: Tested as Sterling Silver throughout, including frames, hinges and bale with a 9ct Rose Gold gilt owl.
EXCELLENT: This large Victorian Aesthetic Silver locket is in fantastic condition throughout. The naturalistic engravings on the owl are crisp, and the other reeds, water, and critter features are all intact. An undeniably gorgeous and charming piece of Victorian jewellery, just waiting for a picture of your loved one inside!