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Confederate Memorial Hair Wreath

Catalog Data

Maker:
Fairchild, Martha A.  Search this
Physical Description:
hair, human (wreath material)
wax or composition material (wreath material)
beads, glass (wreath material)
metal (wreath material)
wire (wreath material)
thread (wreath material)
fabric (flag material)
ink (list of names material)
paper (list of names; box lining material)
wood (frame; box; backboards material)
gesso (frame material)
gilt (frame material)
paint (box exterior material)
glass (glazing; flag pole material)
Measurements:
overall: 5 in x 33 3/4 in x 38 5/8 in; 12.7 cm x 85.725 cm x 98.1075 cm
Object Name:
hairwork
Place made:
United States: Mississippi, Hinds
Date made:
1865 - 1875
Date made:
1865 - 1875
Location:
Currently not on view
Subject:
Civil War memorialization  Search this
Confederacy  Search this
Flowers  Search this
Hair  Search this
Mississippi  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Peggy M. Davidson
ID Number:
2014.0125.01
Catalog number:
2014.0125.01
Accession number:
2014.0125
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Art
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746af-9a4c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1590354