ANTIQUE VICTORIAN SILVER SWALLOW LOCKET CIRCA 1860
An exquisite Antique mid-Victorian locket displaying a beautiful engraved image of a swallow perched on a tree branch on the front and fabulous foliate patterning and Forget me nots on the reverse.
Swallows were a popular image in Victorian jewellery and symbolised romance and faithfulness. Forget me nots also carry a romantic message of love and remembrance and together carry a lovely sentiment.
This is a well-crafted antique piece and opens up with room to add two photographs within.
WEIGHT: 16.9 grams
MEASURES: Width 35mm x Height 45mm (60mm Inc. bale) x Depth 7mm
AGE: Victorian, Circa 1860
ITEM NUMBER: AJ85