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Brooch

1933.1620 (RS7410)

Description

Banded agate bar brooch set in a silver scrollwork setting.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1890
Material
silver (metal)
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
BROOCH
brooches
pins (jewelry)
silver (metal)
Dimensions
3/4 in x 2 3/8 in x 3/16 in (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1933.1620
GUSN
102012
Reference Notes
For more information on Victorian stone jewelry see Bury, Shirley, "Jewellery, 1789-1910," (1991): 513-528; Dawes, Ginny Reddington & Corinne Davidov, "Victorian Jewelry: Unexplored Treasures," (1991): 57-95; Fales, Martha Gandy, "Jewelry in America, 1600-1900," (1995): 246-253.
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Title Hair brooch Accession number 1933.1621

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