Nineteenth Century French 18ct and enamel locket set with an original central square diamond and eight original pear shaped almandine garnets. The 18ct gold locket opens to reveal an interior with a rock crystal hinged gold framed door behind the front set gems. The original 18ct gold bale is set with another original almandine garnet and two diamonds and is stamped with the French eagle head for 18ct gold. The antique gold chain measures 16 inches. The overall length of the locket and loop is 4 cm and the width of the locket is 2cm.
Placed in a C19th leather covered and velvet lined jewellery box.