Brooch

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1770-1850

GUSN

GUSN-55798

Description

Small rectangular brooch with canted corners. Section of woven hair under oval crystal; beaded edge around crystal.

Details

Descriptive Terms

brooches
pins (jewelry)
glass (material)
hair
mourning
Mourning
Hair
Glass
Brooch

Inscription

Engraved ""AQ""? on reverse.

Associated Building

Original to Josiah Quincy House (Quincy, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

0.825 x 0.625 x 0.25 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Edmund Quincy

Accession Number

1988.80