overall: 1/4 x 7 1/8 x 1 in.
engraved: center of clasp: "SAT 1846"
Knotted hairwork bracelet with gold clasp fastener with fittings for safety chain (missing); a row of spiral design runs the center of the bracelet, flanked by rows of herringbone design; the clasp and fittings are engraved with acanthus leaves, inscription on obverse.
According to a note found with this bracelet, it belonged to Sophie A. Turner of Brooklyn, New York, sister in law to John Pintard's granddaughter, Helen M. Davidson.
Gift of Helen M. Turner, 1918
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.