Memorial brooch for S. Codman and H. Codman
Object Place: United States
Overall: 2.5 x 3.2cm (1 x 1 1/4in.)
Medium or Technique
Gold; enamel, hair, glass
Not On View
Rectangular frame, two bands of black enamel with chased gold around beveled glass over graying hair. Engraved script on back.
"S. Codman / Obt May 7th 1844 / H Codman / Obt Nov 30th 1819" engraved in script on back.
Descended in Codman family. Collection of Maxim Karolik by 1964; to MFA June 8, 1964, bequest.
Bequest of Maxim Karolik