ANTIQUE VICTORIAN SILVER AESTHETIC SOUVENIR LOCKET & CHAIN NECKLACE c1880
An antique English, solid sterling silver chain necklace; finely made, with a snap fastener and hung with a silver locket, with engraved & openwork Aesthetic decoration, including a stork & wildlife, a buckle border and inscribed 'Souvenir', gilded highlights, and opening to reveal space for photographs or other slim mementos.
Lovely quality, so collectible & very wearable!
CONDITION: All original and very good. Slight signs of wear, shallow denting & tarnish commensurate with age and use. One glass missing to inner.
DATE/MARKS: English hallmark for B'ham 1880. Maker's marks W&H.
DIMENSIONS: 19 inches long, locket 45 x 35 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. 37.6 grams.