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Hairpin

1936.819 (RS7639)

Description

Tortoiseshell hairpin with a pierced and carved top featuring a scrolled heart design, two teeth (one broken).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1880
Location of origin
Probably American
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
hair accessories
HAIRPIN
hairpins
Dimensions
5 1/4 x 1 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1936.819
GUSN
103104
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