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1998.5097 (RS21934)

Description

Salamander pin w/ blue stones embedded on dorsal side of body; pin and clasp on back; salamander in crawling position.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1890
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
stone (rock)
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
Brass
figure- and animal-derived motifs
PIN
pins (fasteners)
pins (jewelry)
Possibly brass (alloy)
Salamander
salamanders (animals)
Stone
stone (rock)
Dimensions
2 x 0.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5097
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24213

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