18K Antique French Diamond and Turquoise Starburst Locket
A divine French antique 18k yellow gold locket dating to the mid-late 19th century. A beautiful example of Victorian era jewelry, this amazing locket has an oval profile with a perfectly preserved celestial ornament. The front plate carries a sparkling starburst set with foiled rose cut diamonds and natural turquoise cabochons. The turquoise has an amazing bright gradient color and looks mesmerizing on buttery yellow gold.
The locket is made of 18k yellow gold and is hallmarked accordingly with an Eagle Head stamp. A French hallmark for 18k gold.
The interior of the locket is preserved perfectly and is clean. The inner glass is also present and is in perfect state.
Weight: 11.1 grams.
Dimensions: 1.9 x 1.1 inches;
Bale: 0.25 inch;
Hallmarks: Masters Mark & Eagles Head - French 18ct gold stamp, acid-tests as 18ct gold;
Precious stones: 6 Rose Cut diamonds with a total weight circa 0.2 CT, Turquoise;
Condition: Excellent antique condition - doors shutters hold tight, interior neat. Flawless.