All original sterling silver Victorian locket and matching ornate book chain, circa 1881. The overly large oval locket has a floral motif yellow gold circled by stars having rose gold applied rings complete with a beaded border. Inside are two compartments ready for adding a memento. The bold 5/8 inch wide collar has rows of ribbed links topped with star designs and a beaded border. Wear the collar necklace with the locket or alone. A super, highly collectible piece of antique jewelry!
Materials: Sterling Silver, Rose Gold, Yellow Gold
Measurements: The collar necklace measures 16 inches and 5/8 inches wide. The locket measures 2.50 inches tall
Hallmarks: Anchor for Birmingham, lion passant for sterling and the date letter G for 1881
Weight: 56.4 grams
Condition: Very good with a lovely patina to the sterling silver. All the links fluid and flexible with the locket closing with a snap and free of dents and dings. Deficient of one tiny rose gold ring. An outstanding antique piece of jewelry!