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1990.1494 (RS8651)

Description

Circular gilt metal brooch with applied twisted rope, bead, scroll decoration, border had Latin text "AMICIZIA AD IMENEO," center set with a green stone cameo depicting the Greek god Hymen in profile, hinged pin and hook on reverse.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1890
Inscriptions
"AMICIZIA AD IMENEO" (Applied metal)
Location of origin
Probably Italy
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
Brooch
brooches
pins (jewelry)
Dimensions
1 3/8 in x 1 3/4 in x 1/2 in (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1990.1494
GUSN
103215
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