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Feb232013

Hearts of Goldie- NEW

Goldie was a popular woman, with perhaps many suitors, if this puffy heart necklace is any indicator! Each of the hearts are engraved with names or initials. Such tokens of love and friendship were popular in Victorian times, with a big revival in the 1940s.

Florida: 1940s

Charms:

  • Puffy heart with engraved flowers: engraved "R.P. to Goldie" on back
  • Large plain puffy heart engraved "Goldie" on one side, "W.K." on reverse
  • Repousee puffy heart, engraved "J.S.S." on back
  • Puffy heart with engraved design: engraved "Ed to Goldie" on back
  • Large repousee puffy heart with thistle design, engraved "Leo" on back
  • Puffy heart with engraved dogwood blosson: engraved "G.C. to Goldie" on back
  • Repoussee puffy heart with blue glass stone: engraved "Claude S." on back *
  • Repousse puffy heart with four flowers: engraved "L.M. on back

All except "*" marked or tested as sterling Willamette Artisan Jewelry

Item O 201: total weight 18.3 grams

Price: $178

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