Victorian enamel ruby locket

A Victorian enamel ruby locket made of 18k gold, French hallmark, opening to let you slip a photo or a lock of hair. Late 19th century.

 

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Description

Victorian enamel ruby locket in yellow gold 18 karats. Charming locket delicately engraved with foliage. In the center, a polylobed motif forms four leaves (probably representing a clover), this motif is in black enamel.

Five ruby cabochons adorn the pendant. On the reverse the medallion is decorated in the same way, also with five rubies. The locket opens and can hold a photograph or a lock of hair, protected behind a glass. Antique ring.

Antique photo locket from the French Napoleon III period or  Victorian period.

Eagle head hallmark

Dimensions : 34 m (including the clasp) x 20 mm x 9 mm

Condition: minor missing enamel, scratches.  The opening system works.

Weight : 8,24 gr

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Periode

Stones

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Victorian enamel ruby locket