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1998.4865 (RS22803)

Description

Star shaped pendant w/ impressed inscription: "WORLD'S FAIR/ 1893" on one side and impressed picture of chest on other side; ring on top.

Details

Maker
The G.M. Shirk Mfg. Co. (Maker)
Date
1893
Inscriptions
Impressed stamp on front: ""THE G.M. SHIRK/ MFG. CO./ CHICAGO""
Location of origin
Chicago, IL, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
Object type
Adornment
Places
Illinois (United States)
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
PENDANT
pendants (jewelry)
World's Fair
world's fairs
Dimensions
1.5 x 1.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.4865
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
23909

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