Gold, hair, glass
Overall: 1 x 5/8 in. ( 2.5 x 1.6 cm )
engraved: inside lid: "Carlotta"
Heart-shaped locket chased with foliate designs on interior and exterior; oval glass compartment inside contains woven hair; name inscribed on interior of lid; inscription space on reverse (empty); gold bail pendant attachment.
According to the accession notes, this locket belonged to Angeline Burr Corse, the mother of the donor.
Gift of Lena Cadwalader Evans
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.