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Cloak Pin

1977.709 (RS117028)

Description

Cast brass, circular body with alternating bead and leaf rim; central floral sunflower type motif.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1800
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
beading (edging pattern)
beading (process)
brass (alloy)
casting (process)
foliation (pattern)
leaf (metal)
leaf (plant material)
Object type
Window & Door Coverings
Descriptive terms
Beaded
beading (edging pattern)
beading (process)
Brass
brass (alloy)
casting (process)
Fastener, Curtain
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
foliation (pattern)
Knob, Tieback
Leaf
leaf (metal)
leaf (plant material)
pins (jewelry)
Slip Cast
Sunflower
Tieback
Dimensions
2 (D), 1.875 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.709
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4472

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