Locket (Mourning locket)

  • Category:

    Jewelry

  • Place of Origin:

    England, United Kingdom, Europe

  • Date:

    1785-1820

  • Materials:

    Gold; Ivory; Glass; Hair

  • Museum Object Number:

    1981.0115


  • Complete Details



Object Number

1981.0115

Object Name

Locket (Mourning locket)

Category

Jewelry

Credit Line/Donor

Gift of Roland E. Jester in memory of Margo Jester

Place of Origin

England, United Kingdom, Europe

Origin Notes

Possibly England or United States

Date

1785-1820

Subjects

Mourning imagery

Materials

Gold; Ivory; Glass; Hair

Dimensions (inches)

1.56 (H) , 1.18 (W)

Dimensions (centimeters)

3.97 (H) , 3.01 (W)

Object Description

Text available soon.

Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Book] Fales, Martha Gandy. 1995 Jewelry in America, 1600-1800.
Similar objects; p.101 and p. 104