SOLD Victorian 15ct Gold Heart Locket with Sapphire & Diamond
A beautiful quality heart locket from the late Victorian period, c1890s. The locket is made from 15ct gold and has a lovely weight to it. It has been made in the shape of a witches heart, so called due to the little kink in the bottom point of the heart. It is unusual to find a locket of this quality with this little 'kink'. At the centre front is a little trefoil of gemstones, two blue sapphires and an old mine cut diamond. Inside there are two frames that can be removed for your own photos to be placed behind.
The locket hangs on a beautiful quality 9ct gold chain that measures approx 19" long and is included in this price.
Materials - Locket - 15ct Gold (marked on inside), Sapphires, Diamond. Chain - 9ct Gold (tested)
Age - C1890s
Size - Locket measures approx 18mm long by 17mm wide. The bail adds an extra 6mm to the length
Condition - Very good. Some little patina marks to the gold, commensurate with age.
Weight - 8.55g locket and chain combined.