This locket was dedicated to Sarah Ann Catchett, who became Mrs. Robson in 1824. It features a romantic inscription and a decorative lock of his hair. "To the bosom of Sarah be this Image confin'd/An Emblem of Love and Esteem:/Bestow'd by a friend desirous to find;/A place in that bosom unseen. T.R. 1st June 1824"
Artist's Dates: 1797 - 1877
born and died in Charleston, SC