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Memorial brooch

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Upright ellipse of graduated pearls with pearls forming corners, beveled glass over reddish hair.

Inscription

"ECC / to / CSA" engraved in script on back

Provenance

Probably Codman and Amory families. Collection of Maxim Karolik by 1964; to MFA June 8, 1964, bequest.

Credit Line

Bequest of Maxim Karolik

1800–50

Object Place for Label

United States

Object Place

United States

Accession Number

64.894

Medium or Technique

Gold; pearl, hair, crystal

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Brooches