I spied this very petite locket brooch in a small antique shop in a small town in Northern Minnesota on a business trip. It’s in the Victorian Revival style which is part of its charm. There’s a romantic and delicate nature to its design as the tiny round locket sits in the center of the decorative bar pin.
This vintage brooch is likely from the l970s when a Victorian revival in jewelry was popular. The locket itself measures just .5” when closed; the brooch is 1.25” long and .75” wide. Set in gold tone metal with a decorative floral pattern on the locket front and scroll patterns on the back bar portion, it is in overall very good vintage with better than average wear for its age. The clasp and pin are strong and secure on the textured back.
The locket itself holds two small pictures, measuring 3/8’ interior diameter. In an era of digital pictures, this charming tiny sweetheart locket speaks to cherished photographs of loved ones worn close to the heart.
The pictures offer greater perspective on the vintage condition and Victorian charm of this tiny, little locket brooch. (Note: I have a red camera and on a couple pictures there is its shadow, not discoloration of the metal)
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