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Locket

1940.956 (RS7838)

Description

Small gold oval locket with scalloped edge and decorated with engraved foliate plumes, inside contains a photograph of Lizzie Frances Cotton as a child.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1867
Inscriptions
"Lizzie Frances Cotton / 1867 / Age six years" (Ink)
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
Locket
lockets
Dimensions
15/16 x 1/2 x 1/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1940.956
Credit Line
Bequest of Mrs. Lizzie F. C. Lansing
GUSN
102263
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Title Daguerreotype of Barbara Williams Campbell Cotton, 1856 Accession number 1930.600 Notes Jewelry and related items donated by Mrs. Edmund Henry Lansing:
Title Daguerreotype of John Francis Cotton, 1856 Accession number 1932.601
Title Daguerreotype of B.W. Cotton Accession number 1932.602
Title Tintype of Lizzie Frances Cotton, 1865 Accession number 1932.603
Title Photograph of donor's mother, Barbara W. Cotton Accession number 1940.949
Title Photograph of donor's father, John Francis Cotton Accession number 1940.950
Title Hair bracelet Accession number 1940.955
Title Gold locket Accession number 1940.956
Accession number CDV of Lizzie Francis Cotton as a child

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