What a striking Victorian Aesthetic locket this is! She has been kept in outstanding condition and her unusual marquise shape makes her an excellent collector's piece for any jewellery lover.
Steeped in Victorian history and romantic symbolism, this antique locket was likely to have been gifted as a going away present with the swallow representing the promise of love on return. Such a sweet memento which has been passed down through the ages to give you the opportunity to gift it to the one you love.
ERA: Victorian (1837-1901)
MEASUREMENTS: 57mm long inc. bale, 48mm long without x 33mm wide
MATERIALS: Sterling Silver
HALLMARKS: None present, tested as Silver Sterling
This Victorian Aesthetic locket is in superb antique condition! The engravings are all deep and clear and the beaded edging has no signs of wear, which is rare for an antique locket this old. The Silver is bright with light tarnish in some areas adding to her authentic antique charm, and the small photograph compartment on the back is in fine working order allowing you to personalise this stunning locket by simply adding a photograph!