Mourning brooch (Mourning pin)

  • Category:

    Jewelry

  • Place of Origin:

    England or United States, United Kingdom or United States, Europe or North America

  • Date:

    October 16 1834 (1834-1834)

  • Materials:

    Gold; Glass; Hair; Enamel on copper; Ivory

  • Museum Object Number:

    1981.0129


  • Complete Details



Object Number

1981.0129

Object Name

Mourning brooch (Mourning pin)

Category

Jewelry

Credit Line/Donor

Gift of Roland E. Jester in memory of Margo Jester

Place of Origin

England or United States, United Kingdom or United States, Europe or North America

Date

October 16 1834 (1834-1834)

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Inscription; Back of pin; "Charles Mack/died Oct 16..\t\h/1834./ AE 36 years" engraved in script

Materials

Gold; Glass; Hair; Enamel on copper; Ivory

Dimensions (inches)

0.93 (H) , 0.75 (W)

Dimensions (centimeters)

2.38 (H) , 1.91 (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