A fabulous antique Victorian solid 18K yellow gold seed pearl and rock crystal pendant necklace on a fine solid 14K yellow gold and pearl chain. This wonderful locket has a lovely circular convex piece of rock crystal-which acts as a magnifier for the contents of the locket- framed by fabulous seed pearls and all set in an 18K yellow gold setting which opens on a hinge to reveal the locket backed by its original removable beveled edge glass panel. The locket has a fabulous pearl set floral bail and is attached to a 14K yellow gold chain with six pearls set along it leading to a push in barrel clasp. The locket is marked'18CT' for 18K gold, the chain is unmarked and tests for 14K gold.
The chain is approximately 16 inches long, the pendant measures about 26mm across by 35mm high with bail and will hold an approximate 22mm circular photograph. The total weight of the necklace is about 12.9 grams. The pendant is in very good condition with minimal wear and tarnish.All seed pearls are present and in good shape and the locket closes tightly on a strong hinge. The rock crystal has a couple of tiny scratches and a pin prick fleabite seen under a loupe. The chain is in excellent condition and the clasp works well. Thanks for looking and please take a look at my other items! Fine Antique Victorian 18K Gold Seed Pearl Rock Crystal Locket Pendant Necklace.
For an idea on available space inside, the locket will hold two dimes stacked on top of each other. We make great efforts to honestly and accurately describe each item we list. We back this up with many photographs, all with a close-up zoom option for detailed inspection.
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Get images that make Supersized seem small. Tailor your auctions with Auctiva's. The item "Fine Antique Victorian 18K Gold Seed Pearl Rock Crystal Locket Pendant Necklace" is in sale since Thursday, August 1, 2019. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Fine\Victorian, Edwardian 1837-1910\Necklaces & Pendants".The seller is "liongoods" and is located in Minneapolis, Minnesota. This item can be shipped worldwide.