An incredibly stylish Victorian Aesthetic English Silver locket in supreme antique condition, crafted in the late Victorian period, circa 1880.
This superb antique Silver locket is a delight in every which way. It's quite large with the body alone measuring 4.5cm long! It has a beautiful textured repousse design on one side and skillfully engraved initials on the back. The gorgeous domed shape that feels lovely in the hand and catches the light beautifully, and the large antique bale gives the locket a certain gravitas.
The stylized stripe of leaves down the center or the locket along with the heart shaped cannettile or wire-work each side provides contrast and interest- a real feast for the eyes!
A quality piece of Victorian Silver in perfect condition. It would make a welcome addition to any jewellery box.
ERA: Victorian (1837-1901)
MEASUREMENTS: 45mm long (not inc. bale) x 35mm wide x 12mm deep.
65mm long inc. the bale.
MATERIALS: Sterling Silver.
HALLMARKS: None present, tested as Sterling Silver.
A superb Victorian Aesthetic English Silver locket in very fine condition. There is no damage or wear and the locket opens and closes shut tight. You can tell just by holding this locket that it's a quality piece of craftsmanship. It feels robust and secure, and is free from any dents, dings or pin-holes. The beautiful textured repousse work to the front is flawless, and the delicate engraved initials on the back still crisp. Inside there are two original frames to keep your treasured photographs safe. Just stunning through and through!
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