This is a Sterling Locket with Black Cord Necklace and would work out for holding Photos or for a Loved One's Lock of Hair. It has an engraved design on the front and the back of the Locket. This Locket Closes Tight and has a good Strong Catch. The Hinged Locket measures 1 3/8" by 7/8" and is 1/4" in thickness. It has a hanger loop in a V shape that the Locket is hanging from and then the Black Cord is looped through the Loop Hanger. This Locket is on a Black Cord, not a chain, and measures 31" in length. It is marked 925 on the inside.