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Scent Locket

1921.28 (RS6805)

Description

Rectangular gold locket engraved with a thistle on one side and a forget me not on the other, inside features a compartment with a hinged pierced floral cover and contains a piece of cotton for perfume.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1870
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
LOCKET
lockets
Dimensions
15/16 in x 9/16 in x 1/8 in (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1921.28
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Mary Wheelwright
GUSN
102279
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