Sell also: souvenir, token
• Noun: an antiquity that has survived from the distant past
• Noun: something of sentimental value
Any relic of the dead is precious, if they were valued living.
Try as you will, you cannot annihilate that eternal relic of the human heart, love.
The corsets I wore in The Railway Children are still in my undies drawer, a prized relic of my favourite film.
The practice of executing such offenders is a relic of the past and is inconsistent with evolving standards of decency in a civilized society.
John Paul Stevens