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Objects owned by Susan Owen, contained in her jewellery box, 1894-1942

JL 978
  1. Item 12 Susan Owen’s jewel box, leather covered, made of wood and red plush and silk lining, one removable tray and a key with imitation padlock. Contains items 13-16
  2. Item 13 Susan Owen’s death certificate, 22 Oct 1942
  3. Item 14 four silver bracelets
  4. Item 15 lock of Wilfred Owen’s hair, labelled by Susan Owen as ‘The hair of Sir Wilfred Edward Salter-Owen at the age of 11 ½ months in the year 1894’
  5. Item 16 cardboard box containing 2 envelopes of Wilfred Owen’s hair


  • 1894-1942


5 items

Language of Materials

  • English

Conditions Governing Access



JL 978

Former reference:

Box 22,25

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom