Watch fob

Watch fob
Title
Watch fob
Date 
1800-1880
Medium 
Hair
Dimensions 
Overall: 11 1/4 x 1 1/2 x 1/2 in. ( 28.6 x 3.8 x 1.3 cm )
Description 
Hairwork watch fob with blonde and dark brown hair worked in half-hitch knots; the top is a suspension loop with adjustable choke; the overall design is three-stranded double chain woven links in blonde hair, broken at two points with horizontal brown and blonde woven bars; the bottom is trimmed with three tassels suspended from double chain links in dark brown hair.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mr. Herbert D. Halsey
Object Number 
1941.60
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group