Victorian Sterling Silver Malachite Heart Locket
A beautiful and simple locket from the Victorian period, c1880s. The locket is made from sterling silver and is a soft puffy shaped heart. The silver frame houses a beautiful, vibrant malachite stone that is a wonderful deep green with lovely markings in the natural stone. To the back is a heart shaped frame with the original glass that can be removed to place your own photo or momento behind. It is in beautiful condition and looks lovely on the neck.
Materials - Sterling Silver (tested), Malachite
Age - C1880s
Size - The heart measures approx 18mm square excluding the bail.
Condition - Excellent
Weight - 3.95g