ANTIQUE GEORGIAN 18CT GOLD 8CTGARNET HEART LOCKET NECKLACE CIRCA 1800
This fabulous antique 18ct Yellow solid Gold Georgian locket is crafted around a beautiful smooth 8ct cabochon cut Garnet heart. Beautiful engravings chase around the deep red stone, and the locket is supported by a smooth 18ct Gold snake link chain which articulates smoothly, echoing every movement of the wearer.
The Garnet has been adored throughout history for its blazing red colour which hides beneath its dark surface. It is said to be a stone of purity, truth and a symbol of love and compassion.
This is a beautiful historic piece, equipped with a crystal locket back so that you can insert your own memories.
We recommend you insure for £3,000. We can provide a written Valuation on completion of the sale.
WEIGHT: 20.1 grams
MEASURES: Chain Length 15 inches
FACE MEASURES: Width 18mm x Height 20mm x Depth 10mm
METAL: 18ct Yellow Gold
STONES: Garnet (8ct approx.)
AGE: Georgian, circa 1800
ORIGIN: United Kingdom
ITEM NUMBER: 19-1010