Vintage 1970s Engraved Ornate Oval Silver Locket Necklace

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Vintage 1970s silver round locket featuring etched swirls and floral flourishes engraved into the front and back of the piece. Within the locket there are two small compartments which allow you to place a picture, lock of hair or a thin momento would be able to fit into the locket. The locket is hallmarked '925' on the inside of the locket.

 

HISTORY

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 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.

 

 

MEASUREMENTS

The piece measures 1.9cm / 0.7” in height and 1.6cm / 0.6" in width. The piece hangs from a new sterling silver chain measuring 45cm / 17.7".

 

CONDITION

The locket is in excellent condition.

 

SKU

6460

Vintage 1970s silver round locket featuring etched swirls and floral flourishes engraved into the front and back of the piece. Within the locket there are two small compartments which allow you to place a picture, lock of hair or a thin momento would be able to fit into the locket. The locket is hallmarked '925' on the inside of the locket.

 

HISTORY

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 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.

 

 

MEASUREMENTS

The piece measures 1.9cm / 0.7” in height and 1.6cm / 0.6" in width. The piece hangs from a new sterling silver chain measuring 45cm / 17.7".

 

CONDITION

The locket is in excellent condition.

 

SKU

6460

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UK:
Monday 20th December
Rest of World :
Wednesday 1st December


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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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