SOLD Victorian Sterling Silver Banded Agate Large Lock with Locket
A most beautiful lock from the Victorian period, c1870s. The lock is a wonderful large size and is a heart shape. It is made from sterling silver and has a stunning piece of banded agate to the front, which appears as mostly black with a lovely thick white stripe to the top and a needle thin white stripe just below. The back has a stunning chased pattern in the silver and at the centre is a circular glass covered locket. The locket can be removed to place your own photo or momento behind. This lock makes a real statement due to its lovely large size. The lock itself is in good working order with a good firm click to the closure.
Materials - Sterling Silver (tested), Banded Agate
Age - C1870s
Size - The lock measures approx 23mm wide by 40mm long including the lock clasp.
Condition - Excellent. One very tiny scuff to the point of the agate, not at all detrimental to the piece and noted for accuracy only.
Weight - 6.02g