Brooch (mourning)

Brooch (mourning)
Title
Brooch (mourning)
Date 
19th century
Medium 
Gold, jet, pearls, hair, glass
Dimensions 
Overall: 1 1/8 x 1/2 in. ( 2.9 x 1.3 cm )
Description 
Oval gold mourning brooch comprising braided hair inside glass compartment, surrounded by small pearls and faceted jet beads (4 missing, 16 remaining); pin attachment.
Credit Line 
Gift of Catherine R.B. Mackie
Object Number 
INV.11946
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group