Victorian Sterling Natural Pavé Pearl Heart Pendant/Locket
A beautiful pearl heart locket from the Victorian era (ca1880)! This romantic piece is crafted in sterling silver, and adorns lustrous natural pearls pavé (French for "pavement") set along the entire front surface. The pearls have a creamy white color and soft luster and vary slightly in size. The locket pendant hangs from a complimentary pearl lined bail at the top, perfect for hanging from a favorite chain. The reverse side of the locket has a smooth sterling surface and removable glass window, where a special picture or lock of hair could be stored inside. This wonderful locket would make a stylish addition to any jewelry collection or a romantic gift for someone special!
Measurements: The locket pendant hangs 1 7/8" long, including the bail at the top. The heart itself measures1 1/4" tall, 1 1/8" wide, and 1/2" thick.
Condition: The overall condition of the piece is excellent. Besides normal surface wear, there is no apparent damage to the sterling setting, and all of the pavé set pearls are intact. The bail and removable glass frame back are secure.