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Victorian Lion & Shield Locket

Victorian Lion & Shield Locket

$900.00


Description

DATE: Victorian, c.1870

An elegant Victorian seal locket dating from the 1870s. The main body is shield shaped, and features a carnelian agate to the front, and a bloodstone to the back, with a crouching lion holding a ball under its paw on top. It opens to reveal two glass locket compartments within. The quality and craftsmanship are excellent, with fine hand-chased detailing and an applied ropework border.

STONES 

Carnelian & Bloodstone

MEASUREMENTS 

3.4 x 1.8cm

WEIGHT 

7.6g

MARKS 

No marks present, tests as 9k gold

CONDITION 

Very good, some light wear commensurate with age

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