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Cameo brooch

2012.117.1 (RS184357)

Description

Oval cameo brooch, carved floral design in center with a rose and a tulip. Pale peach colored background, floral design in white. Gold mount.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1880
Location of origin
United States
Material
conch (shell)
gold (metal)
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
Brooch
brooches
cameos
conch (shell)
gold (metal)
Dimensions
1 7/16 x 1 7/8 x 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2012.117.1
Credit Line
Gift of Cathleen L. Breitkreutz
GUSN
270235

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