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Victorian "AEI" Miniature Locket


The AEI is Latin, and stands for Amity, Eternity, Infinity, signifying everlasting love. The locket is fingertip-sized and holds a braid of hair, which you could remove and replace if you wanted to.


  • Materials

    gold fill, glass, hair, 14k gold chain (new)

  • Age

    c. 1850 

  • Size

    1/2" long (not including ring at top) 3/8" wide, 18" chain

  • Condition

    very good

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RelatedHistory Lesson

Hair Jewelry:Worn in Remembrance

Jewelry made from hair allowed the bereaved to keep their loved one with them always.

RelatedHistory Lesson

Lockets:Magical, Medicinal, Memorial.

It’s hard to pinpoint when modern-day lockets were invented, but it’s believed that they evolved from ancient amulets.

please note:Terms of Sale

Antiques can be returned unworn and in original condition within 10 days of delivery for an exchange or refund minus the cost of shipping. Once a piece has been altered, including ring re-sizing, it is FINAL SALE.