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Memorial brooch

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Two curls of graying hair against pale blue in upright ellipse of small pearls. Engraved on gold back.

Inscription

"AA / Obt Nov 12 / 1892 / Aet 63"engraved on back.

Provenance

Collection of Maxim Karolik by 1964; to MFA June 8, 1964 by bequest.

Credit Line

Bequest of Maxim Karolik

1892

Object Place for Label

United States

Object Place

United States

Accession Number

64.887

Medium or Technique

Gold, enamel, hair, crystal, pearls

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Brooches