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Brooch

Object Number: 
1948.13b
Date: 
1800-1875
Medium: 
Gold, hair, jet, glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3/4 x 5/8 in. ( 1.9 x 1.6 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on reverse: "C.B."
Description: 
Rectangular mourning brooch comprising glass compartment containing woven hair set in gold; frame of faceted jet beads on scalloped edges; initials inscribed on reverse; pin attachment.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Mary E. Warner
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group