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Brooch

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Title:
Brooch
Date: 
1825-1875
Medium: 
Hair, gold
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 x 1 in. ( 5.1 x 2.5 cm )
Classification: 
Date End: 
1 875
Description: 
Woven hairwork brooch comprising heart circled by ring surmounting 3 dangling pendants of woven hair; heart and ring mounted in gold and decorated with acorn leaf motifs in gold; pin attachment.
Object Number: 
INV.12659
Date Begin: 
1825
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group