Brooch

American
19th century


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

2.4 x 1.6 x 1.8 cm (15/16 x 5/8 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.304

Medium or Technique

Gold, jet, pearls, human hair, and glass

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Jewelry

Classifications

Brooches

A small rectangular brooch with woven strands of hair under glass in center, edged with small pearls and jet; three sets of initials engraved on back.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift