The pin centers a curving glass compartment containing braided brown hair framed by circular-cut black stones (probably jet) that conform to the shape of the compartment. Reverse engraved.
D D H Weld EW Weld obt Aug 29 1809 engraved on back. (from card)
Collection of Miss Catherine Waters Faucon by 1928; to MFA April 26, 1928, gift. "D D to H. Weld E.W. Weld obt Aug 29 1809"(from object file)
Gift of Miss Catherine Waters Faucon