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SA747977

Antique Victorian Mourning IVy Locket Sterling Silver Dated 1864

Price

£475 | $647 USD | €529 EUR
Item Number: SA747977
Date of manufacture: 1860
Current Status: For sale
Seller: Laurelle Ltd
This antique has been viewed 19 times in the past month with the most views from France.

Description

An exquisite Antique mid Victorian Mourning locket fashioned in Sterling Silver with beautiful embossed workmanship and an engraved border framed in Silver balls.
Ivy leaves have also been etched in the centre which represent an unbreakable bond, such as friendship or marriage, as in the Victorian rhyme 'Close clings the ivy to the tree, so in my heart I cling to thee.'
The inside of the locket is complete with rims and windows along with two locks of hair that will have belonged to a beloved family member from long ago and preserved as a souvenir to remember them.
Itís a wonderful piece and complete with hallmarks on the back, some of which have been scratched over time but indicate the piece is of London Origin and made in 1864.
WEIGHT: 18.8 grams
MEASURES: Height 45mm (62mm inc. bale) x Width 35mm x Depth 8mm
METAL: Sterling Silver
AGE: Victorian. (Dated 1864)
MARKS: London hallmarks, some un-identifiable
CONDITION: Good
ITEM NUMBER: 20-1107
Internal Ref: 20-1107



Declaration

This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 1860.


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Laurelle Ltd
Lancashire
United Kingdom
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