This depth makes it ideal for storing small little objects such as medicines or as the Victorians once did, the hair of a beloved one. (often referred to as mourning jewellery)
The locket can be hung from a chain or bracelet or necklace thong. It can be worn alone or combined with other pendants or charms.
The Victorians were notorious for not only using such lockets to store the hair of a beloved one but also poison. This locket shape would have been ideal to hide the poisonous tablet or pill.
An engraved oval or lozenge shaped sterling silver locket with a deep interior. The curvaceous locket is formed from two stunningly tooled oval halves that are hinged to make this practical yet stylish locket. The locket is beautifully engraved with a floral pattern.
Over eight grams of pure sterling silver are used to make this stunningly engraved oval locket. It measures 17mm wide and 36mm high with a depth of around 7mm.