Posted 5 years ago
Circa 1788. 1ins by 1.25ins high. Gold mourning brooch with sepia on ivory colored panel depicting a woman seated beside a tomb with the initials W.M.C and near the woman are the initials J.W. There are pieces of hair glued within the image.
Inscribed to the reverse is 'JW ob 12 Nov 1780 A 38 Yrs', 'CWW ob 22 May 1781 A 5 Yrs', MW ob 26 July 1781 A 7 Yrs', JL ob 13 Feb 1788 A 39'.