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Locket with portrait

Object Number: 
1941.50
Date: 
1840-1895
Medium: 
Gold, silver, glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 3/8 x 1 5/8 in. ( 6 x 4.1 cm )
Description: 
Round double sided locket; gold locket doors with engine-turned decoration; silver body with cast foliate decoration; 1 empty compartment; other compartment contains glass daguerrotype of unidentified man (edges are faded); round pendant bail in silver and gold.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. Herbert D. Halsey
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group