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Commemorative Brooch

1914.95 (RS6717)

Description

This brooch is an oval enamel pin depicting the Governor John Winthrop Mill to commemmorate the National Association of Cotton Manufactures 1912 meeting. It closes with a hinged pin and hook on reverse.

Details

Maker
O'Hara Dial Co. (Manufacturer)
Date
1912
Inscriptions
Front: "THE NAT'L ASS'N OF COTTON NFRS / GRISWOLD MEETING / No 93 / SEPT 9-11, 1912 / GOVERNOR JOHN WINTHROP MILL / NEW LONDON / CONN. / 1650"
Reverse: "O'HARA DIAL CO. / WALTHAM MASS" (Painted & Stamped)
Location of origin
Waltham, MA
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
Brooch
pins (jewelry)
Dimensions
1 x 3/4 x 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1914.95
GUSN
102166

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