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Victorian 9 carat gold locket

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Fine Jewelry5188 of 6738Mother of pearl earringsChild's Ring - 14K & OPAL
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Posted 5 years ago


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I bought this locket a few months ago, thinking it was rolled gold. It actually tested as 9 carat gold when I got home.
Ita a victorian pocket watch-style locket. The guilloche pattern is enigne turned. It was made around 1870 I guess.
It still needs a 'ring' so I will be able to wear it on a chain.
Its about 2 cm in diameter. So its a decent size.
I already mentioned I LOVE lockets. It brings out my romantic soul. :-)
So I was very happy with this find. Its really well made, I like the details on it.
I hope you like it as much as I do.


  1. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 5 years ago
    OMG what a find and me too :))
  2. Newtimes Newtimes, 5 years ago
    Thanks Moonstonelover for the comment :-)
  3. Newtimes Newtimes, 5 years ago
    Thanks epson233, kerry, vetraio50, Phildavid and mustangtony for the love
  4. Agram.m Agram.m, 5 years ago
    Beautiful old jewel, lucky find!
  5. davyd286, 5 years ago
    I like how the traditional foliage frame contrasts with the machine-age looking center.
  6. Newtimes Newtimes, 5 years ago
    Thanks bradjdd, Agram and davyd286 for the love and your comments.
    Indeed davyd, its a bit of a contrast in the design

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