SUPERB ANTIQUE RUSSIAN FABERGE 14K GOLD DIAMOND MONOGRAM HEART LOCKET c1900
A fabulous quality antique Russian, solid 14 carat gold heart-shaped locket; beautifully made by Faberge workmaster Alexander Tillander (possibly Alfred Thielemann), with an applied silver monogram set with glistening rose-cut diamonds and reading 'JCJC' (or similar), and sliding open to reveal two vacant glazed compartments.
Wow - stunning quality, immensely collectible & fabulously wearable!
CONDITION: All original and very, very good. Faintest signs of wear commensurate with age and use. Tarnish easily cleaned if desired.
DATE/MARKS: Around 1900/10. Stamped '56'. Makers marks 'AT'
DIMENSIONS: 49 x 39 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. 28.1 grams.