ANTIQUE VICTORIAN ENGLISH 15K GOLD ENAMEL IN MEMORY OF MOURNING LOCKET c1880
An antique English 15 carat gold (tests thereabouts) mourning locket, with finely engraved decoration to the outer, black enamelling reading 'In Memory Of' and a cartouche inscribed 'JWG'. Hinges open to reveal space for a photo or other slim memento.
High quality, very collectible & so wearable!
CONDITION: All original and very, very good. Slightest signs of wear commensurate with age and use. No glass to inner, easily sourced.
DATE/MARKS: Around 1880. Not marked.
DIMENSIONS: 41 x 24 mm overall (1 inch = 25.4 mm). To give an impression of scale, the coin is 19 mm or ¾ of an inch diameter.
WEIGHT: Approx. 6.3 grams.