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Charm

Description

Thin metal charms are flat shield-shaped gold colored sheet metal; decorative band around front edge; pierced hole at top center for ring from which to hang.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1899
Inscriptions
Each with an engraved inscription as follows: .1) ""DILIGENTISSIMAE"" .2) ""DILIGENTISSIMAE"" .3) ""? ICILUI AD ASTRA"" .4) ""COURAGE""
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
engraving (printing process)
metal
piercing
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
CHARM
charms
engraving (printing process)
metal
Pierced
piercing
Shield
shields (motifs)
Stipple Engraved
Unidentified Metal
Dimensions
0.75 x 0.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1368.2
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
6586

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