Watch Guard of braided hair; FR40

Name/Title

Watch Guard of braided hair

About this object

Circular, light brown hair, in 3 sections with gold coloured links. 15cm diameter. These trinkets, made of ladies hair, were very popular from about 1840 to 1860s, when they were much in vogue as keepsakes.

Named Collection

Frost collection

Credit Line

Presented by Mrs MLJ Frost

Object number

FR40

Rights

All rights reserved

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