A heavy, golden locket that can be opened by speaking Parseltongue


Salazar Slytherin's locket fact file


Type

Horcrux

Magical properties

Brings out the negative emotions of the wearer

Where it is likely to be found

Kept in a remote cave until it was replaced with a decoy

Who made or first owned it

Salazar Slytherin

Who it belongs to

Passed through generations of Gaunts before being pawned by Merope, after which it changed hands many times. Destroyed by Ron Weasley