Rectangular with cut corners, molded gold edge, beveled glass over graying hair. Engraved on back. (from card)
"S Codman Esq / Ob May 7 / 44 / Ae 85 yrs" engraved on back. (from card)
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