Gold brooch in the shape of an anchor, hinged pin and hook on reverse.
Riker Bros. (Manufacturer)
Stamped with "14 K" and a sword surmounted by the letter R. (Hallmark and Maker's Mark)
- Location of origin
- Newark, NJ
- Associated Building
- Original to Merwin House (Stockbridge, Mass.).
- Object type
- Descriptive terms
- 1 1/2 x 7/8 x 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- Bequest of Vipont de R.D. Merwin
- Reference Notes
- For more information on jewelry made in Newark, NJ see Dietz, Ulysses Grant and Janet Zapata, "Beaux-arts jewelry made in Newark, New Jersey," "The Magazine Antiques," (April 1997): 592-599; Smith, Julia B. "The Jewelry Industry in Newark," (1929).