The large statement locket measures 4.2cm long and 3.5cm wide. Please note due to it's age it is an unmarked piece that tests as silver. The necklace weighs 17.74g. The locket opens via a catch at the side to leave room for two large oval pictures.It is beautifully ornate, the back of the locket is smooth while the front is adorned with an intricate ivy leaf pattern. Pieces that were decorated in ivy in the Victorian era represented everlasting love, deep friendship or marriage.
This is a rare vintage find and beautiful love token. P lease check out my other items, thanks for looking. The item "Antique Victorian sterling silver ivy engraved locket and chain necklace 17.74g" is in sale since Tuesday, September 15, 2020. This item is in the category "Jewellery & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewellery\Vintage Fine Jewellery\Victorian (1837-1901)". The seller is "volksluva" and is located in Ironbridge.
This item can be shipped worldwide.