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1998.4905 (RS21950)

Description

Oval pin--polished oyster shell in silver mount w/ pin and clasp on back; shell--black and white.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1920
Inscriptions
Impressed stamp on back: ""STERLING""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
polishing
shell (animal material)
silver (metal)
sterling silver
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
PIN
pins (fasteners)
pins (jewelry)
Polished
polishing
Shell
shell (animal material)
silver (metal)
Sterling Silver
sterling silver
Dimensions
2 x 1.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.4905
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
23952

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