• Creator
  • Unknown
  • Created Date
  • 06/13/03
  • Description
  • Bracelet of crocheted human hair band and stone clasp; stone is a square piece of glass over a black material. Stone set in brass, with draped design, engraving of plumes on brass; and engraved brass catches on either side of stone. Crocheted band has two open bands with double crocheted band in the middle. L 6 3/4" x W 3/4". An example of Antebellum/Victorian keepsake hair jewelry. It was considered the mark of a well-bred lady who could weav... more
    Bracelet of crocheted human hair band and stone clasp; stone is a square piece of glass over a black material. Stone set in brass, with draped design, engraving of plumes on brass; and engraved brass catches on either side of stone. Crocheted band has two open bands with double crocheted band in the middle. L 6 3/4" x W 3/4". An example of Antebellum/Victorian keepsake hair jewelry. It was considered the mark of a well-bred lady who could weave or crochet hair into something useful or pretty. American Communities in History; Antebellum Society and the Civil War; How we learn about communities. 16 History. less
  • Format
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