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Locket

Allegorical scene painted in oil on ivory on one side and designs in hair on back, with center medallion of initials. Front scene shows seated female figure and cherub in wooded setting, in front of flaming pedestal. Cherub reaches down from cloud, holding garland. Hair arranged in feather and...

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Marks

Marks: initials WD, LLD and MMD 1800.

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Martha May Eliot

1800

Object Place

England

Accession Number

1971.379

Medium or Technique

Enamel

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment