Locket with daguerreotype portrait of man and lock of hair

Made:
c. 1850
maker:
Unknown

Locket with daguerreotype. 28x33mm oval locket with daguerreotype of man on one side, lock of hair on back. Engine turned decoration on two covers, one engraved 'MAM'.

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1990-5036/7302
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, gold plated (gilded), human hair, metal (unknown), silver plated
Measurements:
overall (image?): 33 mm x 28 mm
type:
human remains
taxonomy:
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford
status:
Permanent collection

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