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Romantic Antique Locket

Romantic Antique Locket

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Lockets have been around in some form or another for hundreds of years. They emerged from jewels that might be more accurately described as vessels - meant to hold perfumes or tinctures or herbs. The locket as a holder of keepsakes - portraits (photographic or earlier), hair, and the like - rose in popularity in the 19th century and has been particularly popular during wartimes ever since, as a way to hold close to you those who are physically far. This piece ups the sentimental ante with a face decorated in forget me not flowers, and panels still blank for engraving a name or initials.

Good antique condition with wear in line with age and use, including a small dent on rear, closure is secure.

Details:
• 9k yellow gold, stamped and tested, with British hallmarks on backside for Chester 1909, and inside and both frames also stamped 9k
• 26.3 x 21 x 5.1mm
• 5.3g
• Please select from drop down menu for chain options; all chains are new-stock 10k gold curb link
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