Exceptional Large Mixed Metals Sterling Silver Victorian Locket, hallmarked by Birmingham silversmith W & Co. A fabulous and gorgeous aesthetic floral design covers the front of this beautiful locket, showcasing the work of this highly accomplished silver smith. The rose gold flowers on the front center have a dimensional quality, as do the leaves.
Flowers were so beloved by Victorians, this was most likely a gift for a bride from her groom, or a wife very much loved. Surrounding the locket is a border of sterling balls, it opens to hold two of your favorite photographs, no glass. Hangs from a sterling fluted bail. A sterling investment piece for your jewelry collection. Fully hallmarked for sterling, Birmingham and the date letter for 1881. We added a new sterling plated chain.
- Measures 1-3/4″ l. x 1-1/2″w; 5/8″ l. bail. Chain 16″