London, South Kensington
10 April 2001
A Victorian gold and enamel maritime locket pendant,
the hinged locket with twin glazed compartments, the front with applied fouled anchor over crossed enamel burgees of the Royal Victorian Yacht Club and the cutter Hinda which was built by a Dublin yard in 1874 for Thomas W. Birchall, surmounted by V R and crown, enamel chipped.
See plate 13
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