It's all in the details! This beautiful Victorian oval locket of 14KT Gold is replete with so many refined characteristics of the Victorian period. From the applied ball motif and applied wire scrolls defining the front of locket to the original shield shaped bail. The top of the locket has an arch of seed pearls which gives it even more refinement. It opens to 2 compartments one is without a frame. The gold is matte and has a warm softened patina.
The rear of the locket has an exquisite monogram. Primarily the R and C are obvious but there is an M in there slightly hidden as well. It is pure artistry. 14KT Gold not marked but tested. 12.1 Grams. 35mm Height by 25mm Wide. Chain may be purchased separately.
Victorian 14KT Gold and Pearl Oval Locket