A ruby photograph locket. Of oval-shape outline, the vacant hinged centre panel, within a twist surround, to the circular-shape ruby collet scrolls and similarly-set tapered surmount. Length 5.2cms. Weight 19.7gms. Overall condition fair to good. Some surface scratches/ wear, discolouration and minor dents in keeping with general age and wear.Some scratches and areas of discolouration to the frame and surmount.Dirt and scratches visible to the vacant panel.The rubies vary in colour, one is specifically darker than the others.Typical inclusions visible to the rubies with the unaided eye, some inclusions are surface reaching.Stones in fair condition with some abrasion and chips.Please see the Important Notices for Purchasers for coloured gemstones.'The US prohibits the importation of items containing rubies or jadeite originating in Burma. For your convenience we have applied this notice to lots which contain rubies or jadeite originating in Burma, or those of indeterminate origin. Please be advised that inability of a purchaser to import any such item into the US or elsewhere will not constitute grounds for non-payment or cancellation of the sale.Condition reports are offered as a guide only and we highly recommend inspecting any lot to satisfy yourself as to its condition.