Le Follet, March 1865. LAPL Visual Collections.
Tuesday, March 4, 2014
TWO HAIR MOURNING BROOCHES, 1850s
Nearly identical w/ glass ovals over hair, GP backs, gold & black enamel rope edging, 1.25" x 1.5": 1 blond plaited hair & 1 brown braided hair w/ etching on verso "E. B. Knox Ob July 6"
Saturday, March 1, 2014
Matching Mesh Bracelets
Script engraving at the end of each bracelet reading “To Sister Hattie” on one and, “From John & Annie” on the other.
METAL: 14K Yellow Gold, 14K Yellow Gold
DESIGN ERA: Victorian
MEASUREMENTS: Adjustable, Will Fit Most Wrists
WEIGHT: 78.8 grams
Unidentified soldier in Union first sergeant's uniform and unidentified woman in dress
Digital ID: (digital file from original, tonality adjusted) ppmsca 37386
Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-ppmsca-37386 (digital file from original, tonality adjusted) LC-DIG-ppmsca-27386 (digital file from original item)
Repository: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C.