Brooch

Brooch
Title
Brooch
Date 
ca. 1847
Medium 
Gold, pearls, hair, glass
Dimensions 
Overall: 1 x 7/8 in. ( 2.5 x 2.2 cm )
Description 
Oval gold mourning brooch; central oval glass compartment containing braided light-colored hair; framed by 35 small pearls around scalloped and beaded edges; inscription on reverse of initials and date; pin attachment.
Object Number 
INV.12651
Marks 
engraved: on reverse: "C.C. / 1847"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group