An Antique Victorian 9ct gold front and back mourning memorial locket in lovely condition. The locket is designed in a similar manner to a pocket watch with the button to open the locket, being on the side. The locket features plaited hair which would have been to commemorate a loved passed one and was a very popular piece of jewellery to wear during the Georgian and Victorian era. This piece dates back to c.1870.
28mm diameter. 32mm with side button. 7mm thick.