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Cameo

1998.4923.2 (RS22692)

Description

Part of set of partial bracelet(.1) and matching cameo pin(.2); bracelet w/ 5 oval, clay profiles of Grecian women on brown cotton strip; cameo clay and oval w/ frontal view of Grecian woman w/ grapevine around head.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1860
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
appliqué (technique)
clay
molding (forming)
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
Applied
appliqué (technique)
BROOCH
cameos
Classical
Classical Figure
Clay
clay
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Molded
molding (forming)
pins (jewelry)
Woman
women (female humans)
Dimensions
1.5 x 1.25 x 0.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.4923.2
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
23971

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