Antique late Victorian - Edwardian locket pendant. 14k gold, demantoid garnets and natural pearls. Made circa 1900. <P><P>
Measurements: 35mm long, excluding the bale, which adds approx 9mm to the length. Weighs 15 grams. Note: ruler in 'photos is in inches. <P><P>
20 round demantoid garnets, weighing over a carat in total. <P><P>
Oval locket with glass compartment for a picture of a beloved, hair or other romantic device. Reversible - can be observed and enjoyed from both sides. The outer border on one side is set with alternating pearls and demantoid garnets; on the reverse, it is entirely set with natural pearls. The tear-shaped bale is set with matching pearls. All pearls are well matched and have a lovely color and lustre. Gold inner border can be lifted to insert / remove picture. Exquisite workmanship - see way the stones and pearls are set on both sides. <P><P>
Marks: none. Gold tested for 14k. <P><P>
Condition: good. Independent appraisal available to new owner upon request. </p>
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