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1998.5146 (RS21882)

Description

Rectangular gold pin locket w/ wavy edges and scalloped corners. Center of pin is a braided lock of hair enclosed w/ an oval glass plate. Gold filigree and black enamel frames the glass plate.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1920
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
braiding
enameling
glass (material)
gold (metal)
hair
molding (forming)
soldering
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
Braided
braiding
BROOCH
brooches
Enameled
enameling
Glass
glass (material)
gold (metal)
Gold Plate
hair
Hair
love
Love
Molded
molding (forming)
Mourning
mourning
pins (jewelry)
Soldered
soldering
Victorian
Dimensions
1.5 x 1.5 x 0.25 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5146
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24266

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