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Clothing clip

1998.4802AB (RS22975)

Description

Pair of brass plated and multi-colored paste gem clothing clips; fern-like shape w/ gems on each leaflet and bow at bottom also w/ gems; clasp on back w/ etched scrolled decoration.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1890
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
glass (material)
paste (glass)
plate (material)
Object type
Clothing--Accessory
Descriptive terms
accessories
Brass
brass (alloy)
CLASP
clasps (fasteners)
fasteners
glass (material)
paste (glass)
Paste Gem
plate (material)
Dimensions
1.5 x 1.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.4802AB
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
23845

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