SOLD Late Victorian 9ct Gold Lapis Lazuli Locket
A pretty and striking locket from the late Victorian period, c18790s. The locket is made from 9ct gold and has a wonderful lapis lazuli set to the centre. The lapis is a lovely vibrant blue with little gold flecks in the stone, as you would expect from this beautiful gem. The gemstone is set in a simple gold frame with an elegant twist finish to the edge. To the back is a little glass covered locket back, which is held securely in place. It is possible to remove it yourself, gently with the use of a dress pin.
The locket hangs on a 18" 14kt gold fill chain that is included in the price.
Materials - 9ct Gold (tested), Lapis Lazuli
Age - C1890s
Size - The locket measures approx17mm long by 15mm wide with the bail adding an extra 6mm to the length
Condition - Excellent
Weight - 2.77g locket only.