LOVELY ANTIQUE EUROPEAN SILVER GILT TURQUOISE PEARL HEART LOCKET c1890
An antique silver gilt (solid silver with a pale gold wash) heart locket; beautifully made, with engraved decoration to the reverse and pavé set with natural turquoise cabochons around a pearl to the front, and opening to allow access inside.
So pretty, very collectible & ready to wear!
CONDITION: All original and very good. Slightest signs of wear commensurate with age and use. Disparity to turquoise colours natural & perfectly normal.
DATE/MARKS: Around 1880/90. Unknown silver marks.
DIMENSIONS: 30 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. 7.6 grams.