Victorian 9kt Etched Floral Motif Heart Locket
A sweet and sentimental locket from the Victorian (ca1880) era! This charming heart-shaped locket is crafted in 9kt yellow gold, and has a beautiful floral motif. Both sides of the locket are etched with a pattern of flowing scrolls, swirls, and blooming flowers. The front of the locket features a smooth shield-shaped center, where a set of personalized initials could be engraved. When opened, the inside of the locket features two satin-covered spaces for framing special photographs. A simple gold ring bail is attached at the top, perfect for hanging the piece from a favorite chain. This lovely antique treasure would make wonderful keepsake piece, or a romantic gift for a special sweetheart!
Measurements: The locket hangs 1 1/4" long, including the bail at the top. The heart measures about 1 1/8" tall, 1" wide, and 3/16" thick.
Condition: The overall condition of the locket is excellent. Besides normal surface wear, there is no apparent damage to the gold setting or etched details. The hinge is in proper working order, and the locket opens and closes easily. The ring bail at the top is securely attached.