Finest Antique French 18ct Gold Tasselled Locket
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Tres belle, this loveliest of antique lockets has the most divine design, the finest of French craftwork, there are so many processes and techniques involved in the fashioning of this sublime piece. With Ivy leaves engraved to the frontispiece which are set with the tiniest of natural Sea Pearls, all perfect and quite beautiful, with a gorgeous coiled supporting frame and articulated swing hangs below which is decorated with graduated tassels. So much work, and all in beautiful quality 18ct yellow Gold!
Opening to reveal an oval shaped glass compartment for your precious memento, every aspect is considered and executed so wonderfully. The whole measures 6cm including the bale and to the tip of the tassels.