An outrageously special Bohemian garnet locket with a glass interior and a sizable garnet pansy at the front- this rare example from the 1880’s is entirely covered in pave garnets! A great example of the intersection between the jewel tone color palate and erganomic usage based jewels (this one resembling a pocket watch!) that defined the style of 1880’s jewels!
Materials and Features: 4-6ct garnet gold, garnet- 9ct gold chain with barrel clasp!
Age/Origin: Victorian, c. 1880’s
Measurements: 18” chain, 1.5” locket
Condition: Excellent condition. Minor associated age wear.
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