From our French Locket Collection...
A unique combination of an antique C1880 French Photo Locket embellished with the Cross of Lorraine on Both sides.
You can see by the gentleman's photo that this is quite old!!
It is suspended on antique French Heart Shaped Opal Beads. The locket holds two photos, one on each side.
Gilt appears to be Gold Filled, no marks.
Necklace is 18" long, locket is 1" square.
Hook closure has a Solid Bronze Bird.
If you have a love of the Cross of Lorraine, here is a piece you can with with pleasure and pride!
The Cross of Lorraine (French: Croix de Lorraine) was originally a heraldic cross. The two-barred cross consists of a vertical line crossed by two shorter horizontal bars.