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Charm

2006.44.205 (RS8905)

Description

Red cross charm in the form of a dog with a scroll under his feet which reads, "L'ami des poilus." Dog holds a cap in its mouth and has the Red Cross seal on its back.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1920
Inscriptions
"L'AIM DES POILUS" (engraved)
Location of origin
French (design influence)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
CHARM
charms
Dimensions
15/16 in x 1/16 in (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.205
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
101805

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