Amazing Civil War Gold Pocket Watch Locket w Tintype
A detailed engraved front and back forms this beautiful antique Victorian gold filled pocket watch locket with a Civil War era tintype photo within. The hunter case pocket watch style locket has a house and landscape engraved front with the back having a flower design and a center shield shape for engraving initials. The top pushes down to open the locket. Inside is a tintype photo of a grouchy man having pinkish hues for the cheeks. The tintype is beneath a beveled glass. The photo can be removed and your own memento added. A superbly engraved antique keepsake!
- Materials: Gold fill metal, glass, tintype
- Measurements: 2 1/4 inches from the top loop with the locket measuring 1 1/2 inches wide. Note that the chain is for display purposes.
- Weight: 25 grams
- Hallmarks: NA
- Date: Circa 1860s
- Condition: Very good with little wear to the gold filled metal which has no dents or dings. A very well preserved antique locket!