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Lapel Pin

2015.62.121.2 (RS222681)

Description

Smithsonian Institution gold lapel pin with chain and bar. Shield-shape with a carved sun inside of a circle, three gemstones underneath (diamond in between two blue stones). Missing circular metal backing.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1940-1970
Inscriptions
"Smithsonian Institution / Washington, D.C."
"GOLD 10 K" (Engraved)
Location of origin
United States
Material
gold (metal)
Object type
Clothing; Clothing Accessories
Descriptive terms
gold (metal)
lapel pins
Pin, Clothing
Pin, Lapel
Accession Number
2015.62.121.2
Credit Line
Gift of the Joan Pearson Watkins Trust
GUSN
319893

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