Victorian 15ct Rose Gold & Diamond Locket SOLD

Large Victorian oval gold locket set with a central Old European cut diamond weighing 0.25ct in a star motif. The locket is in rich rose gold, tested as 15ct gold. It opens on a side hinge to reveal two compartments fitted with glass (on one side there is a small piece of glass missing which can be clearly seen in the photograph of the interior). The back is engraved with two intertwined initials which could be AM or MA. It is suspended from a strong gold bale so it can be worn on a heavy chain or velvet ribbon. Weight (including the fitted glass) 22gm. Length from the top of the bale 2″ x width 1 1/4″. The closure works well and the locket is in excellent vintage condition. C.1880. Ref: G071

Specifications
Metal: 15ct gold
Diamond: 0.25ct
Weight: 22gm
Condition: Excellent
Era: 1880-1900
Ref: G071

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