Ornately engraved patterns dance across the surface of this Victorian 9ct Gold heart padlock charm, boasting the most juicy Garnet sitting plumply in the centre of this striking pendant!
On the reverse a glazed panel reveals a section of intricately woven hair, commemorating a love that once was. Steeped in romantic history, this Gold heart pendant would make a wonderful love token to gift an important woman in your life.
ERA: Victorian (1837-1901)
MEASUREMENTS: 26mm long x 17mm wide x 13mm deep
The Garnet is 12.5mm long x 12mm wide x 4mm deep
MATERIALS: 9ct Yellow Gold, Garnet
HALLMARKS: None present, tested as 9ct Gold
This Victorian 9ct Gold heart padlock charm is in wonderful condition, especially considering she's over a century old! The Garnet is perfectly smooth and held securely in place by its setting. The Gold is bright and the patterns are clear with some minor wear in keeping with age. The hair work is neat and the original glazed panel is present with minor wear commensurate with age. The locking mechanism is in fine working order keeping this Gold charm securely attached to a chian of your choosing.