Rare Victorian Photo Locket With Magnifier

Rare Victorian Photo Locket With Magnifier

An interesting little locket with a patented photo viewer built in. This is the first of these we have seen. It shows a patent date of June 5th, 1877. In perfect condition and still with a period, but faded,  photo of a gentleman.

USA, 1877+ c.H: .75"W: .6"D: .2"Reference number: 25880