ANTIQUE VICTORIAN TURQUOISE HEART LOCKET 18CT GOLD SILVER CIRCA 1860
This magnificent Antique Victorian heart-shaped locket has been modelled in Silver gilded in 18ct Yellow Gold. The front and the substantial bale of the locket have been set with an array of wonderful natural Turquoise stones and the back of the locket features a deep section complete with glass window to house photographs or mementos of loved ones.
Turquoise are a lovely opaque stone with a calming blue/green colour that was considered a symbol of friendship and said to bring good fortune.
A stunning locket radiating wonderful blue hues which is something to be treasured.
WEIGHT: 4.75 grams
MEASURES: Width 20mm x Height 21mm (35mm inc. bale) x Depth 8mm
METAL: Silver gilded in 18ct Yellow Gold (Acid Tested)
STONES: Natural Turquoise
AGE: Victorian, Circa 1860
ORIGIN: United Kingdom
ITEM NUMBER: 20-390