Shaped frame of floral gold and black enamel, ribbon bow below, elliptical beveled glass over dark red hair.
"Mrs. C. W. Codman / Obt Jan 7th 1850"
Memorial brooch for Mrs. Catharine W. Codman, died 1850. Descended in Codman family; collection of Maxim Karolik by 1964; to MFA June 8, 1964, bequest.
Bequest of Maxim Karolik