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Eyeglass Pin

2006.44.84 (RS9196)

Description

14 K gold-filled eyeglass pin on original paper backing and box.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1920
Inscriptions
On paper backing: "14 K. GOLD FILLED/ No. 28R"
On box: "PARATUS SUM/ Y.N. Edmonds./ OPTICIAN,/ 1418 New York Avenue,/ WASHINGTON, D.E./ Eye glass Pin" (Typed and hand-written)
Location of origin
Washington D.C. (retail and/or manufactured)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
BROOCH
pins (jewelry)
People and organizations
Y.N. Edmonds
Dimensions
5/16 in x 5/16 in (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.84
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
101695

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