Locks of Marie Antoinette’s & Louis XVI’s hair up for sale

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Vannes. Une mèche de cheveux mêlés de Louis XVI… by Letelegramme

A small rectangular frame containing a lock of mixed hair from both Marie Antoinette and her husband Louis XVI and a fragment of Louis XVI’s tie is going up for sale. It was carefully preserved for many generations in an aristocratic family.

It’s estimated to be worth around € 2000,-. The auction is planned for January.

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