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Brooch

2014.43.2.1 (RS201058)

Description

Brooch modeled after a single dogwood blossom with four ribbed petals. The backs of the petals and the center of the flower are plated in gold. The petal interiors are enameled white. The brooch closes with a pin and safety clasp.

Details

Maker
Trifari, Krussman, and Fishel, Inc. (Manufacturer)
Date
ca. 1960
Inscriptions
"TRIFARI" (stamped)
Location of origin
RI
Material
enamel (fused coating)
gold alloy
white metal
Object type
Clothing; Clothing Accessories
Places
Providence (Providence county, Rhode Island)
Descriptive terms
Brooch
brooches
enamel (fused coating)
gold alloy
Pin, Clothing
white metal
Dimensions
1 3/8 x 1 3/8 x 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2014.43.2.1
Credit Line
Gift of Julianne Mehegan
GUSN
306992

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