SOLD Victorian 15ct Gold 'In Memory Of' Locket
A beautiful locket from the Victorian period, c1880s. The locket is made from solid 15ct gold that has a lovely rich colour. To the front, the words 'In Memory Of' are written in black enamel writing inside an engraved decorative banner. To the back is a plain cartouche with beautiful floral engraving surrounding it. Inside there are two frames and the original glass. These can be removed to put your own photos or momentos behind. The locket is in beautiful condition and is a lovely example of this style of jewellery.
The chain pictured is for display only.
Materials - 15ct Gold (tested), Black Enamel
Age - C1880s
Size - The locket measures approx 28mm long excluding the bail and is around 22mm wide.
Condition - Very good. Some very marginal wear to the enamel, noted for accuracy only. When the frames are removed inside, there is some remnant of enamel backing. This is not uncommon in a piece such as this.
Weight - 9.55g