Brooch

Object Number: 
INV.11945
Date: 
1800-1875
Medium: 
Gold, pearls, hair, ivory, textile, glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 x 3/4 in. ( 2.5 x 1.9 cm )
Description: 
Rectangular mourning brooch in gold, comprising glass compartment containing curled strands of brown hair on ivory and backed with blue textile; framed by 22 pearls; pin attachment.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Catherine R.B. Mackie
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group