Art Nouveau Gold Heart Locket Necklace C 1900s
Gorgeous diamond paste jeweled repousse Art Nouveau yellow and rose gold filled locket necklace with a bloomed finish from the early 1900s. The locket was produced by the W. & H. Co. and features a heart with diamond paste in the front surrounded by a repousse floral design.
The back of the locket is smooth ready for you to engrave your initials. Inside, the locket reveals two compartments for photos or mementos complete with rings. Te locket is suspended from a fancy link rose gold and yellow gold filled chain. An absolutely stunning piece of antique jewelry!
- Materials: Yellow gold filled and rose gold filled
- Gemstone: Diamond paste
- Measurements: The locket measures 1 1/4 inches around and is suspended from a drop chain measuring 1 1/2 inches. The chain measures 18 inches
- Weight: 22 grams
- Hallmarks: W&H within a heart for the Wightman & Hough Co., Providence, Rhode Island
- Date: Circa 1900
- Condition: Excellent showing no dents or dings, no chips or nicks and the locket closing with a firm snap. The paste has darkened with age although still very presentable. An overall wonderful antique piece of jewelry!