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Brooch

1932.203 (RS7301)

Description

Floral brooch with three heart shaped pendants made of dyed red horsehair.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1860
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
BROOCH
brooches
pins (jewelry)
Dimensions
3 in x 1 1/2 in x 3/4 in (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1932.203
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. Louis J. Snow
GUSN
102376
Reference Notes
For a similar set of horsehair jewelry see Bury, Shirley, "Jewellery, 1789-1910," v. 2 (1991): 690-691.
Related Items
Title Red horse hair brooch Accession number 1932.203 Notes Jewelry and related items donated by Mr. Louis F. Snow:
Title Set of buttons Accession number 1932.204
Title Vulcanite cross pendant Accession number 1932.219
Title Brass buttons Accession number 1932.479
Title Brass buttons Accession number 1932.480
Title Tortoiseshell chain and cross Accession number 1932.481

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