Go to the Foundling Museum in London! "You have my heart Tho wee must Part" Nat.(born) Sept Token left by a mother forced by poverty to give up her child. The poignant but fascinating collection at the Foundling Museum.
from the Foundling Museum: London -- mother's who were desperately poor and in terrible circumstances gave up their babies, they hoped one day to be reunited with, and left a token, fabric or a button in order to recognise them.