Memorial brooch

1800–50


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

Overall: 1.8cm (11/16in.)

Accession Number

64.894

Medium or Technique

Gold; pearl, hair, crystal

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Collections

Americas, Jewelry

Classifications

Brooches

Upright ellipse of graduated pearls with pearls forming corners, beveled glass over reddish hair.

Inscription

"ECC / to / CSA" engraved in script on back

Provenance

Probably Codman and Amory families. Collection of Maxim Karolik by 1964; to MFA June 8, 1964, bequest.

Credit Line

Bequest of Maxim Karolik