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1998.4916 (RS21987)

Description

Bead and paste gem pin; clusters of pearled beads w/ 2 strips of paste gems on metal setting in center; steel backing w/ clasp and pin.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1860
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
glass (material)
painting (coating)
paste (glass)
porcelain
steel (alloy)
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
glass (material)
Painted
painting (coating)
paste (glass)
Paste Gem
PIN
pins (fasteners)
pins (jewelry)
Porcelain
porcelain
Steel
steel (alloy)
Dimensions
2.125 x 0.875 x 0.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.4916
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
23963

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