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Victorian Enamel "Language of Flowers" Locket

Victorian Enamel "Language of Flowers" Locket

$1,750.00


Description

DATE: Victorian, c.1870

A glorious Victorian Language of Flowers locked dating from the 1870s. The front presents an intricately enamelled flower bouquet with five white lilies and four vibrant forget-me-nots, representing Purity and Sweetness, and True Love respectively. If you know the Language it's a fantastically powerful romantic message - whomever received this was the object of the strongest kind of affection... 

Purity & Sweetness. True love. 

MEASUREMENTS

6.7 x 3.9cm

WEIGHT

28.5g

MARKS

No marks present, tests as sterling silver

CONDITION

Very good, with fine antique patina. Enamel is immaculate, a few minor scratches/dings to the reverse. Complete with original glass and fittings

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