This is a handmade sterling silver locket. Fabricated from sheet, tubing and wire. A catch mechanism is made from wire. The jeweler's initials are stamped inside the locket. The fine silver is raised to the surface to remove firescale and prevent tarnishing. Polished to a glossy finish. Pendant is about 5/8 inch in diameter. Comes on an 18 inch cable chain with the artist's tag attached at clasp. Pefect for holding a small picture or keepsake.