AEI was a popular Victorian sentiment, the letters standing for Amity, Eternity and Infinity - representing everlasting love, even after death. The stylized AEI on this locket is rendered in playful twiggy lettering.
2" length including the bale, 1 1/8" width
1837 — 1901
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.
It’s hard to pinpoint when modern-day lockets were invented, but it’s believed that they evolved from ancient amulets.