Antique Victorian Puffed Yellow Gold Heart Locket Necklace

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Victorian (1837- 1901) 9ct yellow puff ball heart locket, featuring delicate floral etchings on the front and the back of the pendant. The locket is hallmarked on the underside, saying '9ct BK & FT'.

The Locket has a long rich history, during the earlier centuries, they were used to carry good luck charms, mementoes, hair, powder and even poison. The locket secured its romantic status during the Victorian era, it became perhaps the most mysterious and alluring pieces of jewellery. Only the wearer knows what secrets lie within the locket. It was to be the ultimate love token. Pictures held in lockets were originally miniature portraits these were gradually replaced with photographs.

ERA:

Victorian, 1837-1901

MEASUREMENT:

The locket measures 0.9cm / 0.3" in length and 0.4mm / 0.1" in thickness. The pendant hangs from a new solid 9ct rose gold chain.

CONDITION:

The locket is in excellent antique condition, the locket closes securely and the piece is free of dents.

Victorian (1837- 1901) 9ct yellow puff ball heart locket, featuring delicate floral etchings on the front and the back of the pendant. The locket is hallmarked on the underside, saying '9ct BK & FT'.

The Locket has a long rich history, during the earlier centuries, they were used to carry good luck charms, mementoes, hair, powder and even poison. The locket secured its romantic status during the Victorian era, it became perhaps the most mysterious and alluring pieces of jewellery. Only the wearer knows what secrets lie within the locket. It was to be the ultimate love token. Pictures held in lockets were originally miniature portraits these were gradually replaced with photographs.

ERA:

Victorian, 1837-1901

MEASUREMENT:

The locket measures 0.9cm / 0.3" in length and 0.4mm / 0.1" in thickness. The pendant hangs from a new solid 9ct rose gold chain.

CONDITION:

The locket is in excellent antique condition, the locket closes securely and the piece is free of dents.

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Ring Size Guide
UK US EUROPE Diameter (mm)
Size J 5 49 15.6mm
Size K 5 1/2 50 16.0mm
Size L 6 51 16.4mm
Size M 6 1/2 53 16.8mm
Size N 7 54 17.2mm
Size O 7 1/2 55 17.6mm
Size P 8 56 18.0mm
 
Bracelet Size Guide
WOMEN LENGTH
Petite 7"/ 17.7cm
Medium 7.5" / 19cm
Large 8.5" / 21.5cm
Extra Large 9" / 22.8
 
Necklace Length Guide
14" Necklace - fits just around then like a chocker.
16" Necklace - will fall around the base of the neck similar to a collar. The fall of the necklace will depend on the individual size of the wearers neck.
18" Necklace - will fall below the throat at the collarbone.
20" Necklace - will fall a few inches below the collar bone, this length is perfect for a lower neckline.
22" Necklace - will fall below a standard neckline.
24" Necklace - will fall below a standard neckline..
36" Necklace - will fall bellow the bust.

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