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In Christian iconography, a necklace is the emblem of St Etheldreda.

In South Africa in the 1970s, necklace was used for a tyre doused or filled with petrol, placed round a victim's neck and set alight.

See also Affair of the Diamond Necklace at diamond.

Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).


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