The locket is oval with a lovely design to both sides. What makes this so special is its very unusual decoration to the front. This is of an intricately detailed motif in applied silver of a fastened belt.
To the reverse, there is another super design of acanthus leaves in bright cut silver. This surrounds a shield shaped blank cartouche and there are no monogram, personal inscriptions, etc of any kind.
To the interior, there is a holder in place along with red backing material. Please study the photos to see the beauty of this superb piece of Victorian jewellery. It will be sent in a silver colour presentation gift box, as seen in the photos. It is in good antique condition, especially considering it is almost 140 years old, and ready for use.This would undoubtedly have been the prized possession of a wealthy lady in Victorian times, a lovely piece of history. You can imagine what an unusual, thoughtful gift this high quality piece of jewellery would be for you to give - nobody else will have one! B - unidentified; Birmingham 1882. About 4cm by just over 3cm; the bail is another 1.5cm long; it weighs 10g. As noted above, it is in good antique condition, especially considering it is almost 140 years old, just the usual signs of wear commensurate with age and use of antique silver jewellery, light scratches, tiny dinks, etc. For completeness of detail, there is a tiny little hole in the top left hand corner which you can see internally on the photos. Due to its position and the fact that it is tiny, you can't see it externally. Dark areas, marks, etc are reflections or b. This is a gorgeous, very rare, antique solid silver Art Nouveau style locket with a most unusual belt motif to the front, dating from the Victorian era, fully hallmarked for Birmingham 1882. You can imagine what a fabulous, thoughtful gift it would be for you to give! Whilst you are here, why not have a look at our other lovely solid silver items? In particular, we have another, very unusual large Victorian Aesthetic Movement locket on offer on a heavy linked chain. We specialise in high quality silver items that carry the hallmarks of solid English silver.
We have many collectable silver pieces of different eras and styles antique, vintage and modern from before Victorian times to Art Nouveau, Edwardian, Art Deco and all decades up to the present day. We also have various, assorted English silver items to offer in lots. If you are looking for a specific English silver piece, please let us know and we will try and find it for you. We also occasionally have on offer high quality silver pieces from around the world.
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We do not give discounts. The item "SUPERB VICTORIAN SOLID SILVER ART NOUVEAU LOCKET BELT MOTIF HM 1882 GREAT GIFT" is in sale since Friday, December 20, 2019.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Other Solid Silver". The seller is "simplyenglishsilver" and is located in London. This item can be shipped worldwide.