I am so happy that this is real. I love modern technology. DNA was extracted from a lock of Marie Antoinette’s hair that was snipped from her head as a child. Her DNA matched a sample taken from a heart believed to be from her son, King Louis XVII.
2) Heart shaped pendant locket with the hair of Marie Antoinette set under glass or rock-crystal with an inscribed card and mounted in a gold filigree frame. A small gold padlock is suspended from the base with a key on a chain attached to the suspension loop.
I know which museum I’m going to when I get back to London.
3) The heart of Louis XVII, the 10-year-old heir to France’s throne who died in the Paris fortified Temple prison on June 8, 1795. The heart, that was cut from Louis XVII’s body following a tradition of keeping royal hearts separate from their bodies.
4) The Lost Dauphin