SOLD Victorian 15ct Gold Ruby Cross Locket
A beautiful locket from the late Victorian period, c1880s. The locket is made from solid 15ct gold and is a beautiful classic design with etching in the gold to the front and back. To the front is a wonderful cross design, which is made from six vibrant pink rubies. The rubies are all oval cuts and are set individually in crimped gold frames. To the inside are two frames that can be removed to place your own photos or momentos behind. A stunning locket in excellent condition.
The chain pictured is not included and is for display only. It is available separately.
Materials - 15ct Gold (tested), Rubies
Age - C1880s
Size - The locket measures approx 27mm long by 22mm wide. The bail adds an extra 8mm to the length and is a decent size to fit a good size chain through. Each ruby measures approx 5mm by 3.5mm
Condition - Very good. The rubies show a little wear to the facets here and there, commensurate with age.
Weight - 9.32g locket only