Cornelian & 9ct Back & Front Gold Padlock Shaped Locket

Cornelian & 9ct Back & Front Gold Padlock Shaped Locket

Regular price R 1,850

9ct Back & Front Gold Padlock Shaped Locket set with Cornelian

The 9ct gold back and front padlock shaped locket has a back engraved with floriate & foliate decoration and with a vacant cartouche. The front has a vacant gold shield fixed to shield shaped cornelian, which in turn is surrounded by a gold surround with engraved decoration. The exposed metal of the body is gilded. It opens to reveal a picture held by a loose fitting frame. The locket is unmarked but the back and front have been tested to be at least 9ct gold.

Weight                               7.2g
Age                                   Circa 1920
Dimensions                       34 x 22 x 7mm
Condition                          Very good
Stock Code                       BD518

Available at Bancroft Antiques "vintage jewellery and quirky curiosities", Sandton, Johannesburg South Africa, +27828231492

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