Braided Mourning Hair Turquoise 18k Gold Locket Pendant Antique Victorian c1860

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Charming brown braided mourning hair to the locket compartment to the rear of this antique 18ct yellow gold pendant locket dating from the mid Victorian period. To the front is a large turquoise stone.
The gold has been tested as there are no gold marks. The hair behind the lens looks in good order but we have not opened sold a seen. May require an additional bale ring to hang from a necklace.
Size 2.1 x 1.4 x 0.8 cm or 0.8 x 0.5 x 0.3 inches.
Weight 2.1 grams or 1.3 penny weight.