Rectangular with cut corners, black enamel in gold, elliptical beveled glass over graying hair. Engraved script on back.
"S Codman / Obt May 7th 1844 / AE 85" engraved script on back.
Memorial brooch for S. Codman, died 1844. Descended in Codman family; collection of Maxim Karolik by 1964; to MFA June 8, 1964, bequest.
Bequest of Maxim Karolik