A Gorgeous Very Large Antique Victorian 9ct Rose Gold Engraved Locket Circa 1880
A GORGEOUS VERY LARGE ANTIQUE VICTORIAN 9CT ROSE GOLD ENGRAVED LOCKET CIRCA 1880. HEIGHT = 56 MM (INCLUDING TOP HOLDING BAIL, THAT’S 2.20 INCHES HIGH) WIDTH AT WIDEST = 34 MM CHUNKY DEPTH OF = 8.5 MM WEIGHT = 17.0 GRAMS. Remember 25.4 mm = 1 inch. 5 EXTRA PICTURES HERE. ITS IN SUPERB CONDITION THROUGHOUT. THIS IS A VICTORIAN ANTIQUE LOCKET OF VERY GENEROUS PREPORTIONS, AN. ITEM OF ANTIQUE JEWELLERY (See 5 Pence and US five sets in inset picture for size comparisons). LARGE VICTORIAN GOLD LOCKETS ARE. IN THIS CONDITION NEAR IMPOSSIBLE. The front of this OVAL locket has a gorgeous floral spray of flowers to the centre, this is encircled with a block patterened banding and then an interwoven patterened surrounds with chevron pattened edging. The locket has an articulating’blown’ top bail, this bail has an inner diameter of 4.8 mm. The reverse side of the locket has a vacant fancy shield shaped cartouche to the centre, this is surrounded with a GORGEOUS floral design then an an engraved ivy leaf banding, this is edged with chevron patterning. This locket is a MELLOW ROSE GOLD. The locket has no gold markings as is the norm with antique lockets of this period. It is’9ct Gold Back & Front’ category. 9ct Back & Front is a locket category where the front and back facing panels ONLY are of solid 9ct gold, the internal frame and pullout holding rims are not gold. This method of construction was used primarily to achieve greater strength and durability of the locket. This locket is in TRULY. No dints, indents, bumps or scratches, crisp engraving with lovely polished surfaces throughout. It will offer the new owner many more years safeguarding. Most treasured keepsake or photographs. Both sides have purple watered silk insets with thick perspex covers, these are held secure with picture retaining rims to both sides. (Just replace the purple material with your own photos). The locket is firm to the press being made of a thick gage of gold, there is. At all when pressed. 130 PLUS YEARS OLD. LARGE ANTIQUE LOCKET – TREAT YOURSELF OR THE PERFECT GIFT PERHAPS? YOU WILL BE DELIGHTED WITH THIS GORGEOUS. DON’T MISS IT! PLEASE HAVE A LOOK AT ALL THE PICTURES, I HOPE ITS FOR YOU? Further pictures can be emailed on request. Auctiva offers Free Image Hosting and Editing. Auctiva gets you noticed! Track Page Views With. Auctiva’s FREE Counter. The item “A GORGEOUS VERY LARGE ANTIQUE VICTORIAN 9CT ROSE GOLD ENGRAVED LOCKET CIRCA 1880″ is in sale since Monday, October 29, 2018. This item is in the category “Jewellery & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewellery\Vintage Fine Jewellery\Victorian (1837-1901)”. The seller is “argentagold” and is located in Harrogate. This item can be shipped worldwide.