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Stickpin

1932.846 (RS7357)

Description

Oval micromosaic stickpin of St. Peter's Basilica in black glass ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1870
Location of origin
Italy
Material
glass (material)
Object type
Clothing -- Accessory
Descriptive terms
glass (material)
STICKPIN
stickpins
Dimensions
13/16 in x 1/2 in (WxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1932.846
GUSN
102625
Reference Notes
For information on micromosaics see Bennett, David and Daniela Mascetti, "Understanding Jewellery," (1989): 103-187; Bury, Shirley, "Jewellery, 1789-1910," v. 1 (1991): 235-237; Fales, Martha Gandy, "Jewelry in America, 1600-1900," (1995): 239-246.
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