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Memorial locket

1780


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

3.02 x 2.38 cm (1 3/16 x 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

53.178

Medium or Technique

Enamel

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment

Obv: hair & painted design of seated figure under weeping willow, urn on pedestal. Rev: rectangle of woven hair, straight at edges. Rim: Black enamel between gold mouldings, outlining AGNES BACKHOUSE DIED 30 APRIL 1780 AGED 70. Gold ring.

Provenance

$35

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund