Antique 14K Solid Gold 0.12-0.13CT Old Cut Diamond Locket Necklace, Carter, Gough & Co, Monogram EFB, 24" Chain

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This classic 14K late Victorian/Edwardian diamond locket with its original 24" long braided chain is a must-have piece for your personal wardrobe. In fact, it has traditionally been the most popular antique adornment piece.

The locket was made by CARTER, GOUGH & CO., one of the leading jewelry makers based in Newark, NJ from the second half of 19th century to early 20th century.

ūüéÜA similar example can be found in Pg 11 of 1916-1917 Margolis wholesale Jewelry Co. Catalog (see the last image).

The center of the locket has a chunky flush set old mine cut diamond (approx. 0.12-0.13ct, white and sparkly). You can see the dance of the diamond fire from a far distance!

More importantly, this amazing old piece still remains in an impeccable condition as the locket still retains two original frames/inserts, and two plastic crystal covers , which is ready to store your precious memory.

There are artistic monograms that appear to be "EFB" on the back.

Size: approx. 1 .5" in diameter (without counting bale and jump ring), which is a relatively large size locket compared to the conventional size( 1" or 1.25") lockets.

Metal and hallmark: both the locket and chain are marked 14K. The locket is also struck with the trademark of CARTER, GOUGH & CO.(spearhead with letter "C" inside).

Total weight (with chain): approx. 30.3 grams; Locket Weight: approx. 19.34 grams.

Circa 1900s-1910s.

Condition: excellent antique condition with minor wear. The locket has a firm and secure snap closure. Please refer to the listed pictures for the general condition.

This is a precious period piece that you will own with no disappointment.

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-Price reflects a domestic shipping cost of $50, which includes tracking and insurance.
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