Absolutely stunning Victorian book chain style necklace features a large locket with a buckle motif. The large locket measures snaps shut securely. The set is not hallmarked, but has been etched with XVIII for 18k gold filled inside. There are no inner frames or coverings for photos.
The condition is excellent, near perfect. There are few tiny pinpoint size dings and some normal surface scratches on the back. All normal wear commensurate with age.
The locket measures 2.25 x 1.5 inches including the bail. The book chain is 17 x .5 inches.