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Brooch (mourning)

Object Number: 
Z.2309.9
Date: 
1820-1880
Medium: 
Jet, gold, hair, glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1/4 x 7/8 x 5/8 in. ( 0.6 x 2.2 x 1.6 cm )
Description: 
Silver mourning brooch with hinged pin and hook on reverse; obverse has rectangular beveled glass oculus with gray and brown hair worked in a Turk's knot, surrounded with circular polished jet, with triangles at the corners.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group