Beautifully hand chased Victorian Sterling Silver locket in diamond shape finished with a chain tassel. Made by S.K. Merrill & Company, Providence, Rhode Island late in the 1890's. Locket has hand engraved cover with pinstripe background. The custom bail is also engraved, the hook shape makes it easy to move to another chain but secure once in place.
Locket is very well made and heavy. Measures 2 3/4" long including the bail and the tassel. It is 5/8" at the widest point, 1/8" deep. The area for an image or memento is approximately 1" tall by 1/2" at the widest point
Included is a 18" long and 2.5mm wide curb chain in solid Sterling as well. Chain is from the 1920's based on the early c clasp.