An early 19th century Georgian padlock pendant with a matching chain. The padlock is made of emeralds and pearls, and has a dangling diamond and emerald heart, and a diamond key. It also features the matching pearl bale, which makes the pendant more complete. The padlock with a heart and a key is a romantic and sentimental symbol of love: 'key to your heart'.
The padlock pendant is paired with a beautiful high karat (18k) Victorian chain with pearls. This listing offers the pendant and the chain together. The padlock is set in 15k gold, and the dangling heart and key are set in silver and gold. The chain measures approximately 38.75". Overall in very good condition with normal surface wear. English in origin and acquired in London.
N-S: Approximately 2.25" (from the top of bale to bottom of dangling heart)
Width: Approximately 0.92"