18K Victorian Bow and Locket Brooch


Dating to the late 19th century, this exceptional 18k bow and locket brooch has been masterfully hand engraved with scrolling designs and flowers on a textured ground surrounding lustrous pearls and faceted pale green idocrase. The back of the locket contains a woven lock of light brown hair under a domed glass cover.

Measurements: 1 3/4" wide (not including the pin stem) by 2 1/8" long, The locket measures approximately 3/4"

Weight: 11.9 grams

Stones: seven idocrase, approximately .25 carat each, six pearls measuring 3 - 3.5 mm each

Metal: bow and locket are 18K, pin stem is 14 karat

Condition notes: There is a very tiny chip on the inside of the glass on the locket located on the border. 

Markings: none