In Friendship

A.B to K.G., 1792


This fine quality navette-shaped piece was gifted in 1792 by A. B. to K. G. as a token of love or friendship. It features two intertwining locks of brown hair decorated with gold wire and with a central gold circle with a seed pearl surround. The hairwork is housed in a gold brooch setting with a beautiful blue and white enamel border.

The engraving on the reverse reads ‘ A.B. / to / K.G. / 1792.

Light scratches to the gold back but overall excellent condition.

Item Ref. 6248

Size: framed, 34 x 19mm