CIRCA: 1900 - 1920
This stunning antique gold filled locket is from the Edwardian era and features a beautiful repousse foliage design studded with (12) sparkly rhinestones on the front and a fabulous ornate, engraved script on the back. The handcrafted chain was created using a mix of antique and vintage watch chains. This longer length necklace makes it perfect for wearing alone or layering with your other favorite necklaces. The beautiful quality and workmanship of this locket will make it easy for this lovely locket to become a treasured heirloom.
METAL - Locket and chain are gold filled.
HALLMARK - CQ&R which stands for Carter, Qvarnstrom & Remington from Attleboro, Mass., in business from 1899 -1930
CONDITION - Very Good antique condition with slight touches of normal wear appropriate for the history and age of this piece. Several of the rhinestones have darkened over time but are all original and in place. Dark edging seen on the locket are photography shadows and NOT worn areas. The locket opens and closes securely as it should.
SIZE / MEASUREMENTS -1 & 1/8" wide/tall. Chain: 34" inches + 2" drop for toggle clasp and locket. Chain length can be shortened, if desired at no extra charge. Just leave in note in the comment box at checkout. Total Weight - 21.2 grams