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A pair of clear rock crystal discs enclosed by bezels of 15k yellow gold is hinged together in the creation of this romantic Victorian locket. The front rock crystal face is engraved with “Mary Adela” and the date “May 23rd, 1861” leaving us only to speculate as to the desire to commemorate such a reference.

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Update: One of our loyal clients took it upon herself to conduct research into the possible identity of the individual referenced in this piece. This is what our devoted friend discovered" Mary Adela Petre was born on May 23, 1861 in London, England to Edward Henry Peter and Lady Gwendoline Elizabeth Talbot. She died on June 4, 1938 at the age of 77 and is buried at Marble Hill in Galway, Ireland. Her Uncle was the 17th Earl of Shrewsbury.

Item 14790

Why? Dated Antique Rock Crystal Locket

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Date: Circa 1861.

Measurements: 1-1/4 inches (3.2 cm) in length including bale by 15/16 of an inch (2.1 cm) in width. Weight of 8.0 grams .

Condition: Excellent.

Story

A pair of clear rock crystal discs enclosed by bezels of 15k yellow gold is hinged together in the creation of this romantic Victorian locket. The front rock crystal face is engraved with “Mary Adela” and the date “May 23rd, 1861” leaving us only to speculate as to the desire to commemorate such a reference.

Need a chain? Just ask us about our selection!

Update: One of our loyal clients took it upon herself to conduct research into the possible identity of the individual referenced in this piece. This is what our devoted friend discovered" Mary Adela Petre was born on May 23, 1861 in London, England to Edward Henry Peter and Lady Gwendoline Elizabeth Talbot. She died on June 4, 1938 at the age of 77 and is buried at Marble Hill in Galway, Ireland. Her Uncle was the 17th Earl of Shrewsbury.

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