Overall: 5/8 x 3/8 in. ( 1.6 x 1 cm )
Rectangular gold mourning/memorial brooch; glass compartment containing woven hair; frame chased with abstract foliate design; reverse inscribed with monogram.
Gift of John Babcock Morris, Jr.
engraved: on reverse: "WLM"
This mourning ring may be from the family of Mrs. William Morris (Mary Elizabeth Babcock, 1808-1851). She married William Lewis Morris on February 7, 1827.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.