ANTIQUE VICTORIAN 15K GOLD CARVED HARDSTONE CAMEO LOCKET PENDANT c1880
An antique solid 15 carat gold (tests thereabouts) locket; beautifully made, the front inset with a hand carved hardstone agate cameo of a goddess or muse, and hinging open to reveal space for a photograph or other slim memento.
Attractive, high quality & so wearable...collectible too!
CONDITION: All original and very good. Slight signs of wear & shallow denting commensurate with age and use. Glass missing to inner, easily sourced if desired.
DATE/MARKS: Around 1880. Not marked.
DIMENSIONS: 36 x 26 mm excl. bail (1 inch = 25.4 mm). To give an impression of scale, the coin is 19 mm or ¾ of an inch diameter.
WEIGHT: Approx. 11.5 grams.