Description: Offering a delightful, lace pin, hair locket brooch. The piece features a rectangular casing composed of yellow gold that is embellished with a lovely, chased design on the front border. Not marked but tests at 14K. Gold or heavy gold filled. The locket is sealed shut and contains a brown, woven, hair memento covered with a glass crystal.It's hard to say if this is a mourning or sentimental piece because there is no inscription. If not a mourning hair memento, then perhaps a love token? Likely made during the first half of the 19th century. This listing is for the pin only. Display box is not included. Measurements: Approximately 5/8 inch x 3/4 inch or 17mm x 20mm. The pin extends just slightly beyond the edge of the brooch casing. Weighs 4.2 grams Condition: Good antique condition with wear in keeping with age and use. Back has small dents near the tube hinge. Pin is not 100% straight.
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