Banded Agate Victorian Locket Necklace Mourning Jewelry
1860s antique Victorian memento mori photo locket banded agate necklace in a bloomed gold fill with a black and white banded agate front with banded agates soon the side. The thick locket has a large center banded agate is embellished with eight (8) band wrapped black and white banded agate cabochons on the side. The back has a compartment for holding mementos, a lock of hair or any semtinental object. A black onyx gemstone rats in the center of a large bale. This original antique pendant and locket possess a well earned soft patina...add a ribbon or a neck chain for that perfect antique accessory.
Materials: Bloomed gold filled
Gemstones: Banded agate - 1.25 inches for the large center agate with the other agates 8.75mm in diameter and 6.75mm tall
Measurements: The locket measures 2 inches from the bale to the bottom and is 1 1/3 inches wide. It is 5/8 inches thick.
Date: Circa 18602-70s
Condition: Very good with no dents or dings, all agates chip and nick free with the locket back glass free of nicks and chips as well. Normal age appropriate wear. A very well preserved and collectible piece of antique Victorian jewelry!
*Note that the chain and box are for display purposes only. Will include a black ribbon for immediate wearing.