ANTIQUE GEORGIAN PERIOD PINCHBECK VERRE EGLOMISE SEPIA LOCKET PENDANT c1800
An antique pinchbeck-type gilt yellow metal double-sided glass locket, one side with a Verre Églomisé border around a hand painted polychrome & sepia mourning miniature of a lady with a chain of flowers and attended by a lamb. Hinges open to allow access inside.
Lovely quality, very collectible & so wearable!
CONDITION: All original and generally very good. Slight signs of wear commensurate with age and use. Some loss to paint work - see pictures.
DATE/MARKS: Around 1800. Not marked.
DIMENSIONS: 45 mm diameter (1 inch = 25.4 mm). To give an impression of scale, the coin is 19 mm or ¾ of an inch diameter.
WEIGHT: Approx. 20.4 grams.