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    Description

    Victorian Hardstone, Gold Locket Fob, circa 1840
    The hinged fob, framed by a branch motif, features a fancy-cut bloodstone tablet on one side, having a fancy-cut carnelian tablet on the reverse; both opening to reveal picture frames, each holding a tintype, set in heavily textured 14k gold. Circa 1840. Gross weight 22.30 grams.
    Dimensions: 1-3/4 inches x 1-3/16 inches


    Condition Report*: Gem Type: Bloodstone, Carnelian
    Gem Shape: Fancy-cut Tablet
    Gem Count: 1 - 25
    Overall Condition: Good
    Notes: bloodstone corner is chipped
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    May, 2008
    20th Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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