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Here is such a beautifully hand engraved antique sterling silver locket that dates from the late Victorian era of the 1890's and is so incredible to admire from both sides. Measuring 34.1mm by 47.1mm, this is the perfect size to wear around the neck and get the attention and admiration that it so rightly deserves. The quality and detail in the hand engraving is just amazing and is a real testament to the jewellers during this time and what they could achieve. The time needed to hand engrave both sides would have been immense and there is nothing like hand engraving. Whereas now photo lockets are machine engraved or even more commonly just pressed and stamped out, nothing beats the look and tactile feel of something that has been hand engraved. And inside two photos will easily be able to be placed making this then become so much more personal and special to the wearer. Regardless of which side is being shown, there is little doubt that this antique locket will always be admired and appreciated. Stock# ES8034 Circa: 1890 $1,350
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There is nothing more personal than a photo locket with photos of loved ones inside, and here is a very beautiful antique 9ct rose gold heart shaped locket made in 1903 that is just gorgeous. Rose gold has a lovely warm colour to it that looks so beautiful on the skin, and this locket measures 18.5mm across by 19.7mm and is the perfect size to wear on a short chain to allow it to sit on the neckline. With such a romantic heart shape and able to fit two photos inside, this is such a sweet and beautiful photo locket from the Edwardian era that looks as beautiful today as when it was made. Stock# ES8029 Hallmarked: Birmingham 1903 $Sold.
There is nothing more personal than your own photos inside a locket, and here is a very beautiful antique rose gold hand engraved locket made in 9ct gold in 1913 that will look perfect when worn around the neck. With a lovely floral pattern on both sides, the locket measures 19.3mm across by 25.3mm plus the link for the necklace to run through and when worn against the skin, the lovely warm tone of the rose gold will look even more beautiful. Able to fit two photos inside, this antique locket is so beautiful and highlights the quality of hand engraving over machine engraving making this not only a lovely antique photo locket, but one that is as individual as the photos to be placed inside. Stock# ES7534 Hallmarked: Chester 1913 $Sold
More commonly found able to hold two photos, it is wonderful to get a locket such as this antique rose gold hand engraved four sided family photo locket. From the outside both sides are so beautiful to touch and admire the elegant hand engraving that would have taken such a long time to achieve. Whereas many lockets are either stamped out en masse or machine engraved, nothing beats the individuality and quality of something that has been engrave by hand. Made in 9ct rose gold, the locket measures 19.3mm and is the perfect size to wear on a chain around the neck. Then opening the locket reveals of course the four individual sections that separates this locket apart from so many others. This is such a lovely antique photo locket from the early 1900's that is as beautiful as it is unique. Stock# ES1941 Circa:1900 $1,400
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No matter which side you look at, there is no doubt that this antique 18ct yellow gold hand engraved photo locket is just breathtaking to hold and admire. Dating from the late 1800's, this antique locket was so expertly hand engraved and it shows when you look at how finely the engraving has been done. Whereas today most lockets are stamped out in a mass produced way or machine engraved, nothing beats the quality of hand engraving. This is even more tire when you consider that this photo locket is well over 100 years old and still around today. Measuring 34.2mm across by 42.5mm or 55.3mm to the top of the lovely wide bail at the top, inside it will hold two photos and once these are placed inside, you have not only a beautiful piece of jewellery, but something that is now so much more personal. The way this locket feels in the hand thanks to the soft curve of the oval shape combined with the exquisite hand engraving, will no doubt have this locket always be loved and cherished and most certainly admired. Antique jewellery is not only so beautiful but also so unique, and this locket is certainly a testament to this. Stock# ES7795 Circa: 1890 $Sold
Here is an exquisite hand engraved Victorian era antique rose gold locket that exemplifies why hand engraving is so much better than machine engraving and also why there is nothing quite like an antique locket worn around your neck. Made in 9ct rose gold, this one dates from the late 1800's and measures 31.7mm by 39.8mm or 52.1mm to the top of the bail and will make a real statement when worn around the neck. It will not matter which side is displayed as both sides have been expertly hand engraved with the most incredible design. The amount of hours needed to hand engrave this locket would have been immense and is a true testament to the quality of craftsmanship that was created all those years ago. Inside two photos can easily be placed on each side, and the bail at the top is nice and large to accommodate a variety of necklaces and day or night, this locket will always stand out. With incredible engraving, this antique locket is just spectacular. Stock# ES7800 Circa: 1890 $1,750
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Here is a very pretty antique rose gold engraved locket made in 1906 that has the advantage of no matter which side is being worn forward, it will always look so beautiful. Fully hallmarked for being made in Birmingham in 1906, the locket was made in 9ct rose gold. Rose gold has that lovely warm tone to it that is so popular today and looks so beautiful against the skin. Able to hold two photos inside, the locket itself measures 19.3mm in diameter, and once photos are placed inside, this will become so much more special and precious to the wearer. Perfect for any woman of any age and occasion, this antique locket is just divine. Stock# ES7681 Hallmarked: Birmingham 1906 $Sold.
Photo lockets usually hold two photos, however here is an antique hand engraved rose gold four sided family locket that is just so beautiful to admire from both sides. Made in the Netherlands in the early 1900's, this antique photo locket was made in 9ct rose gold which has the most beautiful colour and tone to it. Measuring 21mm by 15.9mm by 6.9mm inside it will easily accommodate four oval photos, that once inside will make this locket so much more personal. On the outside both sides have their own distinct hand engraved pattern and the clasp used to hold the locket together is reminiscent of a book adding that extra element and charm. This antique locket is so beautiful and stylish and sure to always be loved and cherished when worn close to the heart. Stock # ES7115 Circa: 1910 $1,400
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With both sides as beautiful as one another, this hand engraved antique photo locket is just so beautiful and shows the level of attention and detail that went into making it over a century ago. There is such a difference between modern machine engraved lockets or more commonly lockets that have been stamped out on a press compared to hand engraving such as in this locket. The level of craftsmanship is nothing short of spectacular and the hours needed to engrave this locket would have been immense. Made in 9ct yellow gold, the locket measures 22.8mm across by 28mm or 38mm to the top of the bail and will easily slide along a chain to be worn around the neck. Able to hold two photos inside, there is something so much more special and personal about wearing photos of people that you love around your neck compared to just looking at them on a phone. This really is such a lovely antique photo locket from the Victorian era, and one that will be treasured for a lifetime. Stock# ES7116 Circa: 1890 $Sold.
Nothing is more personal that a locket around your neck with photos of those dear to you inside, and here is a lovely antique sterling silver and rose gold locket made in 1883. Made in the Victorian era over 130 years ago, this locket was made in sterling silver with a gorgeous ribbon design on the front which has been hand engraved. And to emphasise the ribbon, it is highlighted with rose gold. This use of rose gold looks so beautiful and and contrasts so well against the high polish of the silver. Able to hold two photos inside, the locket measures 38.8mm across by 49.5mm or 65mm to the top of the bail. Antique lockets are so unique and special, and this one in both rose gold and silver is just glorious. Stock# ES7444 Hallmarked: Birmingham 1883 $1,850
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Here is a beautifully engraved antique locket in 18ct gold that dates from the late Victorian era of the 1890's and looks so beautiful no matter what side you look at. With so much detail, this locket was engraved with so much detail that would have taken hours upon hours to complete. Whereas modern lockets are either machine engraved or just stamped out by the hundreds, having a locket with this much detail makes it so much more special and once you have two photos inside, makes it more personal and treasured as well. The locket measures 32mm by 26mm making it the perfect size to wear on a chain around the neck everyday, and the beautiful colour of the 18ct yellow gold just enhances the delightful engraving. This antique locket is so elegant and once photos are placed inside, becomes a wonderful extension of you. Stock# ES7411 Circa: 1890 $1,750
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Here is such a sweet and charming antique enamel locket that will make you smile every time that you place it around your neck. Dating from the late Victorian era of the 1890's, this locket has the most gorgeous enamel front that not only has a floral scene, but the lovely sentiment "Many happy returns of the day". With gorgeous engraving on the front, this is followed on with more hand engraving on the back showing how much attention to detail went into making this gorgeous locket all those years ago. The case is a 9ct rose gold back and front locket meaning that it has a solid plate of rose gold that was pressed over a metal to allow it to be strong enough to hold the photos inside and also be beautifully hand engraved. Measuring 20.3mm by 25.7mm or 33.5mm to the top of the ring, this is such a beautiful and romantic antique locket that can hold two photos inside and always be admired no matter which side of the locket is being shown. Stock# ES6897 Circa: 1890 $Sold.