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Brooch

Two loops of woven hair joined with small gold leaves. Three gold-tipped balls of woven hair with two gold leaves in center. Hanging by gold link chains, cross and heart of hair with gold mounting.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

19th century

Object Place

United States

Accession Number

RES.27.48

Medium or Technique

Gold, hair

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Brooches