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Brooch

A small rectangular mourning pin with frame set with small jet stones, glass covered center with woven strands of gray hair underneath glass, pin missing, gold back engraved: "Daniel Sargent, Esq., died Feb. 18, 1806, aged 75".

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Mrs. Horatio Appleton Lamb

American, 1806

Object Place

USA

Accession Number

52.1278

Medium or Technique

Engraved gold-colored metal, jet stones, woven human hair

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment