An antique picture locket dating from the Victorian era. The locket is an elongated oval shape with crystal to both sides. The edge is a richly carved rococo style engraved pattern with a ribbon bracket style top attached to a bead screw top which allowed the locket to open for the insertion of photographs or locks of hair. Suspending from a V shaped, grooved pendant loop through which a chain of your choice my able threaded. These types of lockets also look very effective threaded on to a velvet or satin ribbon which can be changed to compliment your outfit.
Antique Victorian Gold Picture Locket, circa 1890s
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