Victorian 15kt Faceted Onyx & Enameled Locket
An absolutely magnificent onyx locket/pendant from the Victorian (ca1880) era! This gorgeous piece is made of solid onyx and carved into an oval shaped plaque. The front has a smooth, concave center and a faceted border encircles the outside edge. Riveted into the top is a 15kt gold bail that is detailed with a simple black enameled design. On the back of the onyx piece is a gold framed locket which has the original hair memento behind glass. It's a magnificent piece from the Victorian era and would make a great addition to any collection!
Measurements: The locket hangs approximately 2 1/4" long, is 1 1/4" wide and 1/4" thick.
Condition: The overall condition is excellent. There is no apparent damage to the onyx piece or to the enameled bail.