NASH US Navy heart locket charm necklace.
Gold-filled chain necklace with gold-filled US Navy sweetheart pendant.
This gold-filled heart locket is usually referred to as a 'sweetheart' lcoket and dates back to the second world war period when 'sweetheart' jewelry was prolific and was worn by women, be they mothers or sisters or wives, with loved ones involved in the war effort. The anchor and 'USN' insignia on the locket front indicates that it was meant to hold the pictures of a loved one in the US Navy.
CHAIN DETAILS: This charm ships on an 18" long necklace made from new 14k gold-filled fine, 1mm, flat wire curb chain. The toggle clasp closes in front and is a new, 14k gold-filled clasp. (Please note that while this chain and clasp are not vintage, we do have vintage options available; please contact us via email for more information, additional sizes or if you would like to forgo the chain all together.)
CHARM DIMENSIONS: 1.25 x 1 x .125" (32 x 25 x 3mm)