A superb fully hallmarked antique locket which was crafted by Albert Ernest Jenkins in 1911. This splendid piece is ornamented with swallows and garlands of roses on both sides. An ornamental bow is attached to one of the garlands. The engraved bow symbolises the desire of the donor to give themselves to the recipient. Swallows are seen as lucky talismans for those who travel, ensuring a safe return home. Roses symbolise love and adoration.
This antique was assayed* (tested for purity*) at Chester Assay Office in 1911.
The locket is suspended from an elegant 18 inch necklace. The interior of the locket is fitted with the original frames and watered silk linings. The catches and hinges work perfectly.
Super condition throughout!
This George V era antique will hold two portraits or photographs.
We only source hallmarked gold lockets of exceptional quality to save you time and guarantee purity. You will not see rolled gold, gold plated or gold back & front lockets in our stores. We include images of the hallmarks and so you can be certain of the age and purity of the antique gold lockets in our store.
George V (1911).
Locket Height 2.5 cm. (Height Including Bale 3.3 cm). Width 2.5 cm. Weight 3.4 grams.
Necklace Length 18 Inches (45.72 cm).
Locket 9 Carat Gold.
Necklace Gold Plated Sterling Silver.
Locket Fully Hallmarked Chester Assayed 9 Carat Gold.
Necklace Gold Plated Hallmarked Sterling Silver.
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