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Clothing clip

1998.4804AB (RS22976)

Description

Pair of brass(?) (w/ metallic coating) leaf shaped clothing clips w/ multi-colored paste gems w/in smaller center leaf; hinged clasp on back of each.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1920
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
glass (material)
paste (glass)
plating (metal coating)
Object type
Clothing--Accessory
Descriptive terms
accessories
Brass
CLASP
clasps (fasteners)
fasteners
glass (material)
paste (glass)
Paste Gem
Plated
plating (metal coating)
Possibly brass (alloy)
Dimensions
1.875 x 1.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.4804AB
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
23847

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