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Object Name LOCKET
Catalog Number 0985.03.00012
Description Locket of round crystal trimmed in gold. The crystal contains a lock of Thomas J. Jackson's hair. The outer edge of the trim is engraved with "THOMAS J. JACKSON." This locket is stored in a blue velvet lined Bailey, Banks, and Biddle box with an identical crystal locket containing Robert E. Lee's hair (0985.3.11).
Material hair (human)/Metal/Gold/Glass (crystal)
Dimensions H-1 inches
Made Bailey, Banks, and Biddle Company, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Provenance Locket containing hair of Thomas J. "Stonewall" Jackson.
People Jackson, Thomas Jonathan (Stonewall)
Subjects hair
mourning (tentative)