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Locket with miniature portrait of Robert Davis

Locket with portrait of Robert Davis in profile; face painted, hairwork, coat and stock in cloth, on velvet. Back has hair in wide woven bands; edge and hanging device of gold.

Provenance

Collection of Henry G. Payson by 1951; to MFA March 8, 1951, gift.

Credit Line

Gift of Henry G. Payson

about 1800

Object Place for Label

United States

Object Place

United States

Accession Number

51.445

Medium or Technique

Gold, glass, hair

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment