SOLD Victorian 15kt Gold Turquoise Oval Locket
A stunning locket from the Victorian period, circa 1880. It is made from solid 15kt gold, which has that wonderful yellow colour that is so synonymous with this carat of gold, and is super quality. To the front is a diagonal panel, which has four wonderful bright turquoise stones set into it. These are framed by a geometric design, which has been outlined with black enamel. The whole panel is finished with beautiful gold beading.
The locket is in very good condition and has a frame inside that can be removed to place a photo or momento behind. A wonderful heirloom piece.
Materials - 15kt Gold (tested), Turquoise, Black Enamel
Age - C1880
Size - Locket measures 27mm by 21mm. Bale adds an extra 8mm to length
Condition - Very good. A tiny scratch in the back of the locket and some slight gilding loss there. Noted for accuracy only. Please see photo
Weight - 11.5g