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Brooch

2006.44.49 (RS9156)

Description

Gold brooch set with topaz surrounded by twenty-two small pearls.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1850
Inscriptions
Attached note: "Topaz pine/ for Rose/cl 2 (superscript above crossed out 2) in" -illegible
Location of origin
American [use]
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
gold (metal)
pearl (animal material)
topaz (mineral)
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
BROOCH
brooches
pearl (animal material)
pins (jewelry)
Possibly gold (metal)
topaz (mineral)
People and organizations
Duncan, Rosana, 1840-1860
Munger, Rosana M., Miss, 1866
Dimensions
5/8 x 7/16 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.49
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
101634

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