Sterling silver octopus-shaped chatelaine Made by Gorham and Company. Each chain is mounted with a useful household item, including a pin holder, mirror, whistle, perfume bottle and powder box. From the Missouri History Museum.
leather locket from the century, with miniature portrait hand painted on copper. the locket comes with small transparent mica plates with different hair styles and clothes, so the lady can play dress up!
Fabulous Memento Mori gold and black enamel scrolled Rococo band dated The enamelled scrolls read : Mary Mount Ob 26 June 1745 aet 59 and the front scrolls are decorated with a skull, crossbones and a gravedigger's pick and shovel.