Victorian Song Bird Gold Fill Photo Locket on Fancy Chain
era: late 1800s
lovely Aesthetic Era details engraved on this oval locket; the front with a song bird among reeds and flowers, the back a series of decorative motifs on the diagonal, pendant on a beautiful cable chain accented with openwork lozenges. two interior wells for photos, hair, or other keepsakes. both removable frames present, one original glass pane still present as well.
locket length 1 1/4" width 6/8"
chain length 20"
condition: very good. tight clasp. some wear to gold finish, esp. noted on the back.
we, mcgee packages all lockets in padded presentation boxes, perfect for gifting + safe-keeping.
we, mcgee antique and vintage lockets are sourced from a variety of decades. Most are 1890-1950 and were made in Rhode Island or Massachusetts (where much of the costume jewelry from the early-mid 20th century in the US was made!). Some styles and motifs persisted through many decades. All pieces are selected for their unique, vintage beauty and wearability.