Vintage Heart Locket - Retro Era 10k Yellow Gold Floral Bugbee & Niles Pendant Necklace - 1940s Statement Keepsake Photograph Fine Jewelry



Gorgeous 1940s Retro era 10k yellow gold heart locket! This beautiful necklace has a heart shape, and is engraved with a smaller heart, flowers, and leaves on the front side. The back of the locket remains blank and is a high polished finish. The inside of the locket is empty, and ready to hold your sentimental keepsakes. The keepsake pendant is shown modeled on a brand new 10k yellow gold chain. A stunning piece of 1940s era jewelry!

ERA - Circa 1940s / Retro

METAL / MATERIAL - 10k yellow gold locket and chain.

MARKINGS / HISTORY - Chain is marked "10k". Inside of the locket is stamped "B&N 10K" for Bugbee & Niles Company. Based out of Providence, Rhode Island B&N was founded in 1896 and remained in business until 1943.

CONDITION - Good vintage condition. Yellow gold metal has been professionally polished & cleaned. Age appropriate patina & wear remains, and designs have been preserved. Light surface wear present, mainly to back. Amazing vintage heart locket!

SIZE / MEASUREMENTS - Chain Modeled: Adjustable from 16, 17, and 18 inches, Pendant (including bail): 1 1/4 x 15/16 inches , Weight (without chain): 4.25 grams

PRESENTATION - Listing includes a complimentary MJV logo gift box, as shown in last photo. All other boxes are for display only.

AUTHENTICITY - Each item in our shop has been hand-selected and inspected by a GIA Graduate Gemologist.