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Brooch and Earrings

1942.320a-c (RS7895)

Description

Painted enamel on porcelain brooch and earrings; oval porcelain plaque with painted enamel portrait of woman wearing a purple veil and holding a white mask, set in gilt mount with rope twist border and framed with four leaf clusters, hinged pin and hook on reverse, oval porcelain earrings with painted enamel of a woman holding a child, set in gilt mount with rope twist border and framed with leaf clusters and rosettes, wire ear fasteners.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1870
Material
porcelain
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
pins (jewelry)
porcelain
SET, JEWELRY
Dimensions
2 1/4 in (A) x 2 in (A); 1 in (B); 1 in (C) x 3/8 in (A); 3/8 in (B); 3/8 in (C) (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.320a-c
GUSN
100999
Related Items
Title c - Hair brooch and earrings Accession number 1942.318 a Notes Jewelry and related items donated by Helen M. Kelsey
Title e - Cameo jewelry set Accession number 1942.319 a
Title Enamel brooch and earrings Accession number 1942.320
Title Gold locket Accession number 1942.321
Title c - Earrings and brooch Accession number 1942.325 a
Title Ivory stanhope charm Accession number 1942.326

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