Antique French Saint Joan of Arc Slide Locket
Spectacular Saint Joan of Arc slide locket with a precious interior photo of a French child in a traditional First Holy Communion smock. On the front is a high relief depiction of Saint Joan of Arc. She proudly holds her fleur de lis adorned battle of Orleans banner high. Her armour is filled with a lovely spray of lilies and thistle. Lilies are symbolic of purity and devotion. The thistle represents strength and bravery.
The glass on the interior is in good antique condition.
The locket is unmarked for material
- The pendant measures 1"W x 1.10"L (including the loop and bail)
- weight - 5.60 grams
- Circa early 1900s
- Floats from a new 19 inch sterling silver chain with a luxurious dark rhodium finish