Mourning Brooch for Judson Canfield, Mabel Ruggles Canfield and Frederick Augustus Tallmadge

Accession #:
Clothing & Personal Accessories
gold, glass, human hair
ca. 1870
Held at:
Litchfield Historical Society
Associated Place:
New York City, NY
3/4" wide x 1 3/4" long
Mourning hair brooch, oval gold setting with bezel cut glass mount. Three colors of braided hair under glass, one white, one grey and one blond. Engraved on the back with three sets of initials "J C" / "M C" / "F A T" for Judson Canfield, Mable (Ruggles) Canfield his wife, and Frederick AugutusTallmadge.

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