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Brooch

1936.873 (RS7642)

Description

This rectangular brooch is composed of a miniature ink drawing on paper of three red flowers under beveled glass. The miniature is set in a gold mount with a chased foliate border. The brooch closes with a hinged pin and hook on the reverse.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1840
Material
gold (metal)
ink and paint application techniques
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
Brooch
brooches
floral patterns
gold (metal)
ink and paint application techniques
paper (fiber product)
pins (jewelry)
Accession Number
1936.873
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Mary Watson
GUSN
102029
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