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Lock of John Frederick Peto's hair and a laurel leaf, 1907 Nov. 26, from the John Frederick Peto and Peto family papers, circa 1850-1983

Lock of John Frederick Peto's hair and a laurel leaf, 1907 Nov. 26

Item Information

Title: Lock of John Frederick Peto's hair and a laurel leaf

Date: 1907 Nov. 26

Physical Details: 1 hair ; 08 x 13 cm.

Description: Identification on attachment (handwritten): Papa's hair Nov. 26th. 1907; taken as he lay in his casket in his studio.

Note was presumably written by his daughter, Helen Peto Smiley.

Creator: Unidentified

Forms part of: John Frederick Peto and Peto family papers, circa 1850-1983

Rights Statement: U.S. public domain

Citation: Lock of John Frederick Peto's hair and a laurel leaf, 1907 Nov. 26. John Frederick Peto and Peto family papers, circa 1850-1983. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 6804