ANTIQUE VICTORIAN MOURNING PURSE LOCKET 18CT GOLD CIRCA 1860. A wonderful Antique Victorian Purse charm fashioned in 18ct Yellow Gold with a shield and intricate floral engraving on both sides. The locket splits in two at the top to reveal two small windows with locks of brown hair stored safely behind.
Mourning jewellery was worn in remembrance of a deceased loved one and sometimes contained a lock of their hair so that a piece of them was always kept close to the wearer. The hair can be removed if preferred so that you can add your own mementoes. Its a unique antique treasure and would look beautiful on a gold chain or as a bracelet charm. MEASURES: Height 22mm x Width 13mm x Depth 8mm Windows measure 10mm x 6.5mm.
METAL: 18ct Yellow Gold (tested). Our Antique Jewellery is not kept on the premises for security reasons. Should you wish to view an item please provide 48hrs notice enabling us to collect from our secure vault. The item "ANTIQUE VICTORIAN MOURNING PURSE LOCKET 18CT GOLD CIRCA 1860" is in sale since Friday, April 9, 2021. This item is in the category "Jewellery & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewellery\Mourning Jewellery".The seller is "laurelle_ltd" and is located in UK. This item can be shipped worldwide.