ANTIQUE ENGLISH GEORGIAN GOLD ENAMEL PRINCE OF WALES PRESENTATION LOCKET c1800
An antique English, solid 15 carat gold (tests thereabouts) glazed locket containing a silver gilt/gold Prince of Wales feathers surrounded by a vitreous enamel royal garter. The back hand engraved 'Ich Dien' (I serve).Possibly a royal presentation item.
Fine quality, unusual and very collectable!
CONDITION: All original and very, very good. Slightest signs of wear commensurate with age and use. Some tarnish to background, glass broken, easily replaced.
DATE/MARKS: Around 1780/1800. Not marked.
DIMENSIONS: 38 x 20 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. 12.5 grams.