Pendant (mourning)

Object Number: 
1941.748
Date: 
1800-1880
Medium: 
Gold, hair, glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5/8 x 1/2 x 1/8 in. ( 1.6 x 1.3 x 0.3 cm )
Description: 
Shield-shaped gold pendant with oval glass compartment containing woven hair; gold engraved with floral designs; pendant/brooch attachment missing.
Credit Line: 
Gift of John Babcock Morris, Jr.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group