Antique ruby rose-cut diamond and gold locket circa 1900 the front cover engraved in Spanish with the sentiment Don’t’ Forget Me “No me Olvides”.
DIAMONDS: seven rose-cut diamonds.
GEMSTONES: three teardrop-shaped rubies.
METAL: 18-karat yellow gold.
MEASUREMENTS approximately 1-3/8” (3.49 cm) long including bail, overall diameter approximately 1” (2.90 cm).
NOTE: the locket opens by pushing the button (visible in the photographs) integrated into the bottom of its ridged side wall. Also notice the rich patina on the gold indicating that the locket has been extensively and lovingly worn over the years.
CONDITION: high magnification photographs show design details and that the item is in pristine condition consistent with age and wear.
Why not make someone Happy? Yourself, or a special person in your life. Happy people can change the world. In either case, it is our sincere desire that it becomes a treasure, a source of pleasure and pride every time it is worn.
For over thirty-five years, Jacob’s Diamond and Estate Jewelry has been in the business of making people happy by selling a carefully curated collection of antique and estate jewelry, wearable art. We believe in the power of estate jewelry to be gratifying and luxurious, good quality, usually at a very good value with the added potential of becoming tomorrow’s heirlooms. That is what it is all about, from our good taste to yours. Cheers!
Antique ruby rose-cut diamond and gold locket circa 1900.