Antique Silver & Rose Gold Diamond Paste Locket C 1870s
Magnificent antique Victorian oval diamond paste stone locket, circa 1870s. A fine sterling silver oval frame with a decorative bow bale forms a circle of sparkling stones hi-lighting the glass center. The glass is outlined in a rose gold with the back glass having a hinge at the top for the flip back. Perfect for a shaker locket or use as a regular keepsake photo locket. Limitless possibilities!
- Materials: Sterling Silver and Rose Gold
- Gemstones: Paste Stones
- Measurements: 2 5/8 inches tall and 1 1 5/8 inches wide. We've added a silver rollo 18 inch chain so the locket is ready for wear.
- Weight: 23.2 grams
- Hallmarks: 925 sterling silver as well as another stamp which I am unable to decipher
- Date: Circa 1870s
- Condition: Very good with normal age appropriate wear. The stones are brilliant with the locket closing with a firm snap. The glass on the front and back is all original and in perfect condition. An outstanding collectible piece of antique jewelry!