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1998.4908 (RS21951)

Description

Pin w/ paste gem and shell inlaid in white metal; gems and shells form geometric design; pin w/ clasp on back.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1890
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
glass (material)
inlay (process)
paste (glass)
shell (animal material)
white metal
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
glass (material)
Inlaid
inlay (process)
paste (glass)
Paste Gem
PIN
pins (fasteners)
pins (jewelry)
Shell
shell (animal material)
Unidentified Metal
white metal
Dimensions
2 x 0.875 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.4908
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
23955

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