Rare Victorian Large Sterling Silver Double-Sided Monogrammed Heart Locket
Magnificent heart-shaped locket from the Victorian, c. 1880 era!
This wonderful piece is crafted in sterling silver and is enormous! Each side has a set of monogrammed initials in flowing cursive script. The locket is hinged at the edge of the heart, and opens to reveal one round space to store a special photograph.
At the top of the heart is large watch fob hook, which allows the piece to be easily hung and worn from a favorite chain. A substantial antique statement piece, it would make a stylish addition to any collection!
The locket hangs 3" long, including the hook at the top. The heart itself measures 2 1/2" tall by 2-1/8" wide, and 1/4" thick. Stamped, "sterling." Weight is 31.5 grams.
Superb condition! No dents or dings, and hardly any surface wear.
A beautiful locket. Silver chain and smaller locket in photos not included.