A Victorian heart-shaped padlock (which also happens to be a locket!) set with mottled tawny and white agate. The hasp unlocks on one side and opens on a hinge making it easy to attach it to a bracelet or chain.
1837 — 1901
please note:Terms of Sale
Antiques can be returned unworn and in original condition within 10 days of delivery for an exchange or refund minus the cost of shipping. Once a piece has been altered, including ring re-sizing, it is FINAL SALE.
It’s hard to pinpoint when modern-day lockets were invented, but it’s believed that they evolved from ancient amulets.
The double-clefted heart icon was born in the Middle Ages.