Mourning brooch

Mourning brooch made of jet.  On the reverse is inscribed In memory of Harry R Machphee, died April 9th in the 14th year of his age.  A lock of hair from the deceased would have been held in the compartment inside the brooch.
Object no :
SRAC048a, SRAC048b
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Dimensions :
52mm x 21mm
Materials :
jet, glass, brass
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Accession number :
WIWMS 1987.122
Copyright :
Dumfries & Galloway Council
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