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Victorian Turquoise & Diamond Forget-Me-Not Locket

$1,800.00

Victorian Turquoise & Diamond Forget-Me-Not Locket

$1,800.00


Description

DATE: Victorian, c.1870

A beautiful antique locket, with fittings for wear either as a brooch or a pendant. The bevelled glass front is accessed from the back, and bordered by intricately worked forget-me-not flowers – each one set with five turquoise cabochon petals and a rose cut diamond to the centre. A bow at the bottom finishes the piece – modelled in 15k gold and dating from circa 1880.

STONES

Turquoise Cabochons and Rose Cut Diamonds

MEASUREMENTS

4.6 x 3.2cm

Locket compartment: 3.2 x 2.1cm

WEIGHT

14.6g

MARKS

No marks present, tests as 15k gold

CONDITION

Very good, evidence of an old repair to the back

Victorian Turquoise & Diamond Forget-Me-Not Locket Victorian Turquoise & Diamond Forget-Me-Not Locket Victorian Turquoise & Diamond Forget-Me-Not Locket Victorian Turquoise & Diamond Forget-Me-Not Locket