SOLD Large 9kt Gold Male Portrait Miniature Locket
Large portrait miniature from the Georgian period, c1805. This wonderful piece depicts an interesting gentlemen, quite unusual in his appearance and with curious proportions. The painting is held behind a lovely piece of original bevelled glass and is set in a solid 9ct gold surround. The chunky flat bale and the classic simplicity of this piece are a real mark of the period and the manner in which the man is dressed is also in keeping with this time. A wonderful piece to add to any portrait collection.
Materials - 9ct Gold (tested)
Age - C1805
Size - TBC
Condition - Very good. Some little marks around the frame and you can see where the frame was originally joined, commensurate with age. The back blue baize has been added at a later date.
Weight - TBC