Victorian Hand Carved Ivory Locket & Chain Necklace
A fabulous ivory necklace from the Victorian (ca1880) era! This fabulous piece is comprised of 29 hand carved ivory links which come together to form a long, ornate chain and connect to a fabulous ivory locket. The locket is large in size and beautifully ornate with the fancy hand carved initials "RM" on the front. The locket opens on the left and reveals two wire framed spaces for your favorite photograph. The necklace clasps at an ivory hook that connects to one of the links and there is an extension for more length is desired. The chain and locket have a beautiful and bold look and looks fabulous on. It would make a fabulous addition to any collection!
Measurements: The chain measures approximately 22" long. Each link measures 1" tall and 1/2" wide. The locket measures 1 7/8" tall and 1 5/8" wide. The chain extension measures 2 3/4" long.
Condition: The overall condition of the chain is excellent. Besides normal surface wear, there are no serious damage to the ivory chain or locket or the extension. The locket opens easily and stays securely closed.