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On back of onyx a glass panel with center of white hair.

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Mrs. Horatio Appleton Lamb

American, mid-19th century

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

2.5 x 4.2 x 1.1 cm (1 x 1 5/8 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.1277

Medium or Technique

Onyx, gold-colored metal, glass, and human hair

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Brooches