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|pink, Diamond, yellow, gold|
|scrolls, Cody, Kit Carson, buffalo|
|overall length: 2.5 in, width: 1.375 in|
|Front: WFC [engraved on back of locket:] Moses Kerngood/from Buffalo Bill/April 20th 1876 [on bar:] Moses Kerngood|
|Locket with bar pin. Heavy shield shaped locket of yellow gold with pink gold trim. On front is a 3 dimensional buffalo head of pink gold with white gold horns and diamond chip eyes. Above buffalo is a pink gold block with WFC monogram. Back of locket is pink gold engraved with scrolls and inscription. Back of locket opens with top hinge, contains two oval picture openings; the back one contains a photo of Kit Carson Cody with lightly pink tinted cheeks. Attached to top of locket with a heavy pink gold ring is a rectangular bar pin overlaid in pink gold and engraved. Gift from Buffalo Bill to Moses Kerngood shortly after Kit Cody's death|
As of 04-19-2017 this object is on display in the Buffalo Bill Museum.
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I see by your outfit that you're a cowboy, Buffalo Bill. - Curated by Marguerite House