ANTIQUE VICTORIAN ETRUSCAN REVIVAL LOCKET 18CT GOLD CIRCA 1880
An exquisite Antique Etruscan Revival locket fashioned in 18ct Yellow Gold during the mid Victorian era, Circa 1880.
Etruscan revival pieces were crafted in the mid 1800s when ancient Etruscan jewellery was unearthed in tombs outside of Rome beginning a fascination with the style and giving birth to these beautiful pieces which were fashioned using the same ancient techniques.
The locket features a decorative diagonal strip along the front displaying wonderful chased workmanship with intricate patterning.
It is complete with rims and windows within so two cherished photographs can be inserted and kept dear.
We recommend you insure for £1650, We can provide a written Valuation on completion of the sale.
WEIGHT: 21.2 grams
MEASURES: Width 34mm x Height 43mm (62mm inc. bale) x Depth 9mm
METAL: 18ct Yellow Gold (Tested)
AGE: Victorian. Circa 1880
ITEM NUMBER: AJ235