The gold tests for 10-12K gold. This magnificent jewel dates to the Victorian era, c1860. It is a very rare and early Victorian jewel and is of the very highest quality - A real treasure! The locket is in superb condition.
The gold work is all in excellent condition. The portrait can be removed or you can add one of your own to the reverse. This should be done by your jeweler.The locket has an early c-clasp pin. The glass locket portion is all intact. The locket is 2 1/8 inches (55 mm) long and 1 5/8 inches (43 mm) wide. It tests for 10-12K gold. The locket weighs 15.7 grams. Treat yourself or a loved one to a treasure to cherish for generations and one which will only increase in value over time! Please see our other auctions for more jewels from this magnificent estate. Please visit our store, Annas Antique Jewelry, and include us in your list of favorites! Auctiva offers Free Image Hosting and Editing. The item "Locket Civil War Portrait 12K Gold Museum Quality Swivel c1860 Victorian Photo" is in sale since Saturday, January 12, 2019. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Fine\Victorian, Edwardian 1837-1910\Pins, Brooches". The seller is "annakristifigs" and is located in West Hollywood, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.