SOLD Victorian French Silver Heart Locket
A beautiful and elegant heart locket from the Victorian period, c1880. The locket is French in origin and made from 800/900 silver. It has a wonderful hammered front with a rose gold vermeil heart at the centre. The locket opens and has a secure clasp. There are no frames within, though there is a deeper lip to one side meaning that a photo could be held in place with ease. A truly lovely locket.
The locket will come on a modern 16" sterling silver chain
Materials - 800/900 Silver (tested), Gold Vermeil
Age - C1880
Size - The locket measures approx 15mm square excluding the bail.
Condition - Very good. A little texture to the gold vermeil on the heart
Weight - 2.22g locket only