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Brooch

American
1806


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

1.8 x 1.2 x .6 cm (11/16 x 1/2 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

52.1278

Medium or Technique

Engraved gold-colored metal, jet stones, woven human hair

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Jewelry

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment

A small rectangular mourning pin with frame set with small jet stones, glass covered center with woven strands of gray hair underneath glass, pin missing, gold back engraved: “Daniel Sargent, Esq., died Feb. 18, 1806, aged 75”.

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Mrs. Horatio Appleton Lamb