Forget Me Not & Fern Leaves 9k Gold & Back Front Pendant Locket Antique Victorian c1880.
Full of meaning, this is a fantastic antique 9ct yellow gold back & front double pendant locket dating from the Victorian era. To the front are inscribed initials surrounded by forget me not flowers & fern leaves. The locket will take 2 photographs.
In the language of flowers the fern leaf has the meaning fascination, sincerity, & magic, with the forget me not flower having the meaning true love, faithfulness & remembrance. Simply charming.
The back & front 9ct gold is not marked. Good hinge to open & the locket snaps shut securely. Inside both slips & lenses are present. Fantastic crisp detailing to both the front & the rear please see the pictures.
Size including bale 5.6 x 3.5 cm or 2.2 x 1.3 inches.
Weight 16.3 grams or 10.1 penny weight.