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Brooch

1969.2407 (RS8287)

Description

Round paste brooch, seven colorless old single cut pastes arranged in cluster design, set in white metal mount, hinged pin and hook on reverse.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1800
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
BROOCH
brooches
pins (jewelry)
Dimensions
1/4 in (D), 1/2 in (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.2407
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
101017
Reference Notes
For more information on the Codman estate see the entire issue of "Old Time New England" 71, no. 258 (1981).

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