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Brooch with miniature painting

1930.333 (RS7238)

Description

Rectangular brooch with a miniature painting on glass of a castle in black, gray and white tones set in a iron filigree mount with a hinged pin and hook on reverse.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1850
Material
glass (material)
iron (metal)
reverse painting on glass (image-making)
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
Brooch
brooches
glass (material)
iron (metal)
pins (jewelry)
reverse painting on glass (image-making)
Dimensions
1 3/8 x 2 x 3/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1930.333
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Susan Smith
GUSN
102026
Related Items
Title Intaglio Accession number 1930.319 Notes Jewelry and related items donated by Susan E. Smith:
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Title Intaglio Accession number 1930.321
Title Iron brooch Accession number 1930.333
Title Mourning ring Accession number 1930.939

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