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William Marwood Hangman's Locket

This is a Double Glass Hangman's Locket which contains a piece of the actual Hangman's Rope that was used by the famous hangman, William Marwood, who served as England's Public Executioner from 1874 - 1883.

Along with the authentic piece of rope inside this locket is a small skeleton and a gallows.

This particular rope was used to hang 6 victims in 1875.

These types of Hangman's Lockets were popular in the Victorian Era.