Figure 1

Heart Lockets.
Left: Rock crystal heat-shaped locket framed in faceted polished steel. c1770.
Middle: Sulphide (ceramic cameo incrustation) figure of mourning woman leaning on anchor, set in dark blue glass, mounted in a heart-shaped locket edged in seed pearls. Crystal covered hair locket on reverse. c1810.
Right: Rock crystal heart-shaped locket with faceted edges and a crown of garnets. The lock of blond hair was enclosed in the locket when purchased, but whether or not it is as old as the locket is not known. c1740