Antique Art Nouveau Maple Leaf Gold Locket Necklace ON HOLD
A circle of maple leaf repousse surrounds a topaz glass stone in this large oval antique Art Nouveau yellow gold filled locket with a bloomed finish, circa 1900. The locket was produced by the W. & S. Blackinton Co. and features an oval topaz glass stone in the front surrounded by circle designs having repousse maple leaves cascading from within. Throughout time, the maple leaf has been the symbol of wisdom and when given as a gift, is said to last forever.
The back of the locket is smooth ready for you to engrave your initials. Inside, the locket reveals two compartments for photos or mementos with one side bearing a young girl. The ring is hallmarked W&SB* An absolutely stunning piece of antique jewelry!
Materials: Gold, Gold filled, chain
Gemstone: Topaz glass
Measurements: 2.5 inches tall not including the ring and decorative bale, 1.25 inches wide. We've added a 24 inches chain so this lovely piece can be worn immediately.
Condition: Excellent showing no dents or dings, no chips or nicks to the glass and the locket closing with a firm snap. There is slight wear on the back where the locket has rubbed from use.