Large 9ct Gold Circular Memorial Locket

Large 9ct Gold Circular Memorial Locket

Regular price R 7,500

Large 9ct Gold Circular Memorial Locket
 
The antique 9ct gold locket is flat, round and thin, and has a large diameter. The locket has two circular photograph holders and a plastic photo cover. The locket is marked with the Birmingham hallmark; “9, .375”; the date letter for 1917; “SB&SLd (probably for S. Blackensee & Son Limited). The locket is inscribed “Charlie, killed in action,26th Aug. 1918” on one side and “Minnie, Dec. 1st, 1918”; plus a monogram “R.G.”
 
Weight                                    16.4g
Age                                         1917
Dimensions                             40mm diameter; 48mm long with loop; 5mm thick
Condition                                Very good
Stock Code                             BF052

 

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