ANTIQUE ENGLISH 15K GOLD ONYX PEARL IN MEMORY OF MOURNING LOCKET c1880
An antique English, solid 15 carat gold (tests thereabouts) mourning locket; finely made, with highly polished convex onyx panels to both sides, and applied gold monogram set with pearls & reading 'IMO' (In Memory Of), opening to reveal spaces for slim mementos/photos.
High quality, totally original & so collectible...very wearable too!
CONDITION: Very, very good. Slightest signs of wear commensurate with age and use. No glasses to inner, easily fitted. One tiny pearl missing, easily replaced.
DATE/MARKS: Around 1880. Not marked.
DIMENSIONS: 49 x 38 mm (1 inch = 25.4 mm). To give an impression of scale, the coin is 19 mm or ¾ of an inch diameter.
WEIGHT: Approx. 39.7 grams.