A delicately braided necklace made of human hair with gold band embellishments. Held together with a gold fastener in the shape of hands clasped together. This long necklace was mostly likely made to remember a friend or lover in the Victorian tradition. Hair is light brown and very well preserved. Very little fraying. Pliable and can be worn long or doubled. Necklace is 52 inches long. From Europe in the mid 18th century.