V PRETTY ANTIQUE GEORGIAN ENGLISH 9ct GOLD SEPIA LOCKET PENDANT c1790
An antique English, solid 9 carat gold (tests thereabouts) locket pendant; beautifully made, with a rounded glass holding a finely hand painted sepia miniature of a lady holding love birds, a verre églomisé border, and a further glass to the back holding an old hair memento.
Wow - lovely quality, so pretty & extremely collectible...wearable too!
CONDITION: Very good. Slightest signs of wear commensurate with age and use. Originally a combined pendant & brooch - pin itself missing (easily fitted if desired).
DATE/MARKS: Around 1780/90. Not marked.
DIMENSIONS: 33 x 20 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. 6.1 grams.