This original sterling silver Victorian locket and matching book chain, crafted around 1884, boasts a striking ornate design. The oval locket features an engraved leaf and cross motif on the front, and a solid silver back that can be engraved to personalize. Inside are two compartments to safely store special treasures. The bold collar has a foliate carved link with a ring between each link, allowing the wearer to style the necklace with the locket or on its own. This highly collectible piece is sure to impress.
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Materials: Sterling Silver
Measurements: The chain without the locket measure 14 inches. The locket itself measures 2 inches from the spring ring style bale.
Weight: 19.7 grams
Hallmarks: Lion rampant, anchor for Birmingham and date letter for 1884
Condition: Good showing normal age appropriate wear. There are very minor dints on the back of the locket. Not a deterrent but mentioned for accuracy.
Each piece has been professionally examined and verbally appraised, and tested by a goldsmith for metal content. Stone carat weights stated represent approximate weights that can vary. Due to the age, antique and vintage jewelry is often not perfect and may have normal signs of surface wear or small imperfections due to its handcrafted rather than mass-manufactured nature. This is what makes each piece special and unique!