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1996.27 (RS8762)

Description

Oval gold-filled pin with scalloped edge, stamped with the profile of a man under a red enamel banner inscribed "Bowdoin School," hinged pin and safety clasp on reverse.

Details

Maker
Dorrety, William C. (Jeweler)
Date
1914
Inscriptions
Front: "BOWDOIN SCHOOL / 14"
Reverse: "W.C. DORRETY / BOSTON / 387 WASHIN ST / GOLD FILLED" (Enamel and stamped)
Location of origin
Boston, MA
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
Brooch
brooches
pins (jewelry)
Dimensions
11/16 x 11/16 x 3/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1996.27
GUSN
102164

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