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1928.1270 (RS7068)

Description

Oval gold locket with scalloped edge and engraved on both sides with Rococo style cartouches one engraved with the initials "HRA" and the other "HNA," each side contains a photograph and the inscription "June 1, 1857."

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1857
Inscriptions
Front: "H.N.A"
Back: "H.R.A"
Inside both compartments: "June 1st, 1857" (Engraved)
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
LOCKET
lockets
Dimensions
2 in x 1 1/4 in x 1/4 in (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1928.1270
GUSN
102259
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