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Memorial brooch

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Upright ellipse of small pearls, beveled glass over blond hair.

Inscription

"IWR / from / MPC" engraved.

Provenance

Descended in the Codman family. Collection of Maxim Karolik by 1964; to MFA June 8, 1964, bequest.

Credit Line

Bequest of Maxim Karolik

1800–50

Object Place

United States

Accession Number

64.908

Medium or Technique

Gold, pearls, glass, hair

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Brooches