A very unusual 18ct75% pure gold (or 750 parts pure gold and 250 parts other metals) More gold rectangular shaped locket that was made circa 1880. On one side it has an enamelled lady with a head bandA type of ring which is an equal width all the way round. They are traditionally used for wedding rings. More that has been set with naturalA natural stone is called such because it has not been subjected to any treatments. More split pearls and roses in her hair. She wears a drop earring set with a rose diamondA precious, lustrous gemstone made of highly compressed carbon. Diamonds are one of the hardest materials known to mankind. Colours of diamonds range from colourless, yellow, orange and brown to almost black. Natural coloured (or ‘fancy’) diamonds can be extremely rare. The cut, colour, clarity and carat weight of a diamond are the criteria jewellers use... More. Above and below is a black enamelA pigmented glass-like material used in powdered form and fused onto the metal surface of a piece of jewellery. More Greek key design. On the reverse is a highly ornate envelope with further black enamel key designs, that hinges open to reveal four compartments with a photograph on either side of each one.
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Victorian 18ct Gold Envelope Locket with Enamelled Lady & Eight Locket Compartments Inside
SoldVictorian (1839-1901)№ 797P
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