Silver, hair, gilt, enamel, glass
Overall: 1/4 x 7/8 x 3/8 in. ( 0.6 x 2.2 x 1 cm )
engraved: reverse, center: "JPS / Oct 21st 1831"
Silver rectangular mourning pin with hair woven in a Turk's knot beneath beveled glass; oculus has gilt and black enamel stripes surrounding, the outer edge is incised with geometric designs; reverse has inscription, hinged pin and hook.
Gift of Mrs. J. Harper Skillin, 1956
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