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2015.62.87 (RS222603)

Description

Small 14k gold heart charm. Given to Joan Jockwig Pearson by Mrs. Edna Greenwood when Joan married Charles Malcolm Watkins in 1962.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1940-1960
Inscriptions
"CMW" and "JJP" (Engraved)
"Wedding from Mrs. Greenwood"
"Dear Joan- Something old. Something new. Something borrowed. Something blue. And a little gold heart in the toe of your shoe, so that all the luck in the world may always be with you. Wear it in your shoe on your wedding day. With my love, Edna" (Handwritten note from Mrs. Edna Greenwood to Joan Jockwig Pearson. Note is on Bigelow and Kennard stationary.)
Material
gold (metal)
Object type
Personal Symbols; Belief Symbols
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Charm
charms
gold (metal)
Symbol, Spiritual
Accession Number
2015.62.87
Credit Line
Gift of the Joan Pearson Watkins Trust
GUSN
310792

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