SOLD Edwardian Solid 15ct Gold Heart Locket
A beautiful and simple heart lock from the Edwardian period, dated Chester 1907. The lock is made from solid 15ct gold, marked on the top bar as well as the back of the heart. It has a full English hallmark that is still lovely and clear. The lock opens on an alternative mechanism from the norm and has a little latch to one side that you move down to open the top bar. It is also stamped with the word 'patent' to one side. A lovely, original heart lock with a good secure and unusual mechanism.
Materials - 15ct Gold (fully hallmarked)
Age - Dated Chester 1907
Size - The heart measures approx 18mm by 15mm. The whole lock measures approx 25mm long including the little bail at the top for the safety chain.
Condition - Very good. A little wear commensurate with age
Weight - 3.72g