ANTIQUE VICTORIAN ENGLISH PINCHBECK BANDED AGATE SNAKE LOCKET PENDANT c1870
An antique English pinchbeck-type gilt yellow metal pendant; beautifully made, with a snake shaped bail, set with banded agate cabochons & a currently empty glass locket back.
Lovely quality, most distinctive & ready to wear!
CONDITION: All original and very good. Slight signs of wear to gilt commensurate with age and use.
DATE/MARKS: Around 1870/80. Not marked.
DIMENSIONS: 59 x 31 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. 24.3 grams.