Shadowbox containing gold-plated boutonniere, and gold-plated hairpiece. Dark wood frame, blue lining, light blue satin cushion holds boutonniere and hairpiece. Commemorates golden wedding anniversary (1830-1880) of the Ravens, Ernst and Auguste. The Ravens were pioneers in Austin. Worn during celebration.
L. 35.6 x W. 30.3 x D. 9 cm (L. 14 x W. 12 x H. 3.5 in)
Place of Origin
Austin (Travis County, Tex.)
Gift to Texas Memorial Museum, by Addie Sanders Reed, 2/1981.