Five old paste stones (or rhinestones) are set along the border of this antique Edwardian locket. The stones are accented by elegant engraving with a flower engraving around the top garnet hued stone. The unique round antique locket opens to reveal one removable frame waiting to hold your beloved photograph as well as the signature of the RB MacDonald Company. The company's mark represents the year they opened (1874) and their daughter, Beatrice (which is represented by the bee and "Atrice"). This particular locket is, also, marked with a patented date from 1902. While I try to limit my collection of lockets to only those that are in mint condition, this locket does have some marks by the original indentation for opening where it looks like someone opened the locket with a tool. The pendant dangles from a new necklace of 14k gold filled chain hand finished with a trigger lobster clasp and ring.
Necklace Chain Length: 22 inches
Locket: 27mm (a little over 1 inch)
Signature: "R B M 1874 Atrice" with Bumble Bee and what looks like "Pat Feb 10-02" for Patent February 10th 1902
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