Pictured here is a exceptionally beautiful and very rare locket screw top case from the Victorian Mourning era. This locket is round with an exquisite carving of grapes, leaves and a tiny center star.Made of Gutta Percha or Vulcanite. The top screws opens to reveal a beautiful tintype of a baby. It's simply stunning and a perfect piece to a collection. This is a lovely example of mourning history. We have never seen one quite like this. Please see all photos as part of the description. Also, check our shop for lots of antique and vintage pieces. The item "Rare Antique Gutta Percha Victorian Mourning Photo Tintype Molded Grapes Star" is in sale since Monday, May 18, 2015.
This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Costume\Victorian, Edwardian 1837-1910\Mourning". The seller is "dark-horse-antiques" and is located in Huntington, New York. This item can be shipped worldwide.