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1932.654 (RS7346)

Description

Gold oval brooch with engraved scrolled border, center set with an tintype of an unidentified man, hinged pin and hook on reverse

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1870
Material
glass (material)
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
BROOCH
brooches
glass (material)
pins (jewelry)
Dimensions
1 1/2 in x 1 1/8 in x 5/16 in (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1932.654
GUSN
101229
Reference Notes
For more information on portrait jewelry see Fales, Martha Gandy, "Jewelry in America, 1600-1900," (1995): 220-222.
Related Items
Title Hair chain with pendant cross Accession number 1932.648 Notes Jewelry and related items donated by S. Alice Chase:
Title Swiss watch Accession number 1932.649
Title Large black link chain and pendant Accession number 1932.650
Title Pendant cross Accession number 1932.651
Title Pair of tortoise shell earrings Accession number 1932.652 ab
Title Brooch Accession number 1932.654
Title Pin Accession number 1932.656
Title Silver brooch Accession number 1932.657
Title Brooch Accession number 1932.658
Title Silver watch chain Accession number 1932.661

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