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1998.5150 (RS21918)

Description

Woven hairwork pin in the shape of a bow. Piece consists of 2 brown hollow work loops on either side of small gold rectangle. A small fluted gold bell hangs from the rectangle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1845-1880
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
gold (metal)
hair
soldering
stamping (forming)
weaving
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
BROOCH
brooches
gold (metal)
Gold Plate
Hair
hair
Love
love
mourning
Mourning
pins (jewelry)
Soldered
soldering
Stamped
stamping (forming)
Victorian
weaving
Woven
Dimensions
1.25 x 2.375 x 0.125 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5150
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24270

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