The sentimental Victorians were very fond of love tokens. One of the popular motifs of the time was the gate bracelet. The bracelet resembles a gate which is how it got its name, and and they were always closed with a heart shaped clasp in the form of a lock. This one is English and 9k yellow gold. The Heart lock has an engraved floral pattern.
Materials: 14k yellow gold.
Measurements: The bracelet is 7.5" long and 11.9mm wide. The heart is 19.7mm x 14mm.
Condition: Very good Antique Condition.
Era: circa 1890