A Bentley & Skinner handmade leather case packed in a gift-wrapped Bentley & Skinner black and gold presentation boxA Victorian Gold Pearl And Enamel Swag NecklaceA Victorian Gold Pearl And Enamel Swag NecklaceA Victorian Gold Pearl And Enamel Swag NecklaceA Victorian Gold Pearl And Enamel Swag Necklace

A Victorian Gold Pearl And Enamel Swag Necklace

A Victorian gold locket festoon necklace, the five graduated yellow circular lockets each applied to the centre with a pearl within a dark blue enamel star, each having a circular glazed compartment to the reverse and supporting a pipkin drop, all suspended from a snake link chain necklace with snake link chain festoons in between, circa 1860, measuring approximately 40.5 x 4.5cm, gross weight 25 grams in original fitted case.

An enchanting mid-Victorian necklace. This necklace exemplifies the High Victorian style, characterised here by bold styles use of Bristol blue enamel. Each of the necklace’s five lovely locket has a central royal blue enamel star surrounding a lustrous pearl and a suspended pipkin drop. To the back of each locket is a glass locket compartment, now empty, which originally may have held locks of hair. This characterful and wonderful antique piece would look gorgeous with a simple evening gown.

Should you choose to make this purchase we would be delighted to send it to you in a Bentley & Skinner handmade leather case packed in a giftwrapped Bentley & Skinner black and gold presentation box. Shortly afterwards we will send you on a complimentary valuation of this item for insurance purposes for your reference and safekeeping.

No. 15058M

£7,750