SOLD Victorian Pave Turquoise Heart Locket
This wonderful locket is from the mid Victorian period. It is a gorgeous, all original, heart locket that has the front set entirely with natural pave turquoise. The turquoise are set in silver, whilst the rest of the locket is 9kt rose gold. The piece is excellent condition and is super quality. It opens to reveal two heart shaped frames inside that can be removed to place a photo or momento behind. The back of the locket is pristine and the gold has that lovely rose color. The heart also has its original turquoise studded bale, which is a rarity in itself.
A beautiful piece that would add to any antique collection. The locket comes on a modern 18" 14k rose gold fill chain.
Materials - 9kt Rose Gold (tested), Turquoise, Silver. Chain: 14k Gold Fill
Age - C1860s
Size - Heart measures 15mm square with bale adding 10mm to the length
Condition - Excellent. Small chip to one turquoise, some turquoise discoloration
Weight - 3.6g (excluding chain)