Reversible Pagoda Locket with Onyx & Carnelian in 10k Rose Gold

$ 395.00 

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Reversible Pagoda Locket with Onyx & Carnelian in 10k Rose Gold
Reversible Pagoda Locket with Onyx & Carnelian in 10k Rose Gold
Reversible Pagoda Locket with Onyx & Carnelian in 10k Rose Gold
Reversible Pagoda Locket with Onyx & Carnelian in 10k Rose Gold
Reversible Pagoda Locket with Onyx & Carnelian in 10k Rose Gold
Reversible Pagoda Locket with Onyx & Carnelian in 10k Rose Gold

A Victorian-era, reversible locket, one side featuring a polished slab of carnelian, the other a polished slab of onyx. These layered gems are held securely by five prongs. This locket's horned frame is reminiscent of the curved eaves found in traditional Japanese architecture, and it is beautifully engraved. The locket opens to reveal spaces for two photos--- the original interior pieces are all present, along with a small faded gem photo.

Materials

10k gold
Carnelian
Onyx

Age

c. 1880

Dimensions

Measures approx 39.5 x 21.5 mm; thickness is approx 12 mm. Photo spaces hold photos clipped to approx 18 x 12 mm.

Reversible Pagoda Locket with Onyx & Carnelian in 10k Rose Gold
Reversible Pagoda Locket with Onyx & Carnelian in 10k Rose Gold
Reversible Pagoda Locket with Onyx & Carnelian in 10k Rose Gold
Reversible Pagoda Locket with Onyx & Carnelian in 10k Rose Gold
Reversible Pagoda Locket with Onyx & Carnelian in 10k Rose Gold
Reversible Pagoda Locket with Onyx & Carnelian in 10k Rose Gold