Oval carved portrait of Moses Williams; sitter faces proper left. Hair at temples is combed forward; warm tones of the cameo evident on hair and cheek.
"P. Stephenson/ No 336/ AD 1845" In script on back of cameo. (from card)
Early history unknown; acquired from Barbara Duffy, Peacock Valley Victorian Antiques, Clovis, California, in 1994.
Gift of The Seminarians