Object Place: United States
Other (Overall): 1.8cm (11/16in.)
Medium or Technique
Gold; enamel, hair
Not On View
Dark hair under beveled rectangular glass in chased gold surrounded by black and white enamel. Inscribed on reverse.
"I. Amory / died Sep. 4 / 1832 AE 73." engraved in back in script.
Descended in the family to Maria Potter Codman by 1902; inherited by her niece Martha Catherine Codman Karolik, 1902; collection of Maxim Karolik by 1964; to MFA June 8, 1964, bequest.
"My great grandfather, M.C.C." (from data file)
Bequest of Maxim Karolik