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Brooches

  Brooch
Probably England, 1770-1800
Paste, silver
H. 1, W. 15/16, D. 5/16 in.
Estate of Miss Ellen A. Robbins Stone
94.1918

  Brooch (on left)
United States or Europe, c. 1823
Seed pearls, mother-of-pearl
H. 3, W. 1 3/8, D. 3/8 in.
Gift of Mrs. Howard van Sinderen
1930.1654

  Brooch (on right)
United States or Europe, c. 1823
Seed pearls, mother-of-pearl
H. 1 ¼, W. 1 ½, D. ½ in.
Gift of Mrs. Howard van Sinderen
1930.1653

  Brooch
Constantin Roesler Franz
Rome, Italy, 1840-1860
Shell, gold
H. 1 5/8, W. 2 5/16, D. ¼ in.
Gift of Ralph May
1971.2202 a,b

  Posy Holder
Possibly China, 1844
Silver
Gift of Katherine Richardson
2002.29.15

  Brooch
John A. Greenough
Boston, Massachusetts, 1848
Limestone, gold
H. 1 3/8, W. 1 ¼, D. 3/8 in.
Bequest of Florence Archibald
1988.139

  Mourning Brooch
Unites States or Europe, c. 1848
Gold, enamel, hair, glass
H. 1 7/8, W. 1 3/8, L. 13/16 in.
Estate of Miss Ellen A. Robbins Stone
78.1918

  Brooch
John A. Greenough
Boston, Massachusetts, 1849
Gold, shell
Gift of Mrs. J. Le Roy White
1920.730

  Brooch
United States or Europe, 1850
Gold, silver, turquoises, pearls
H. 1, W. 1 9/16, D. ½ in.
Gift of Edwin B. Sears
1987.630

  Brooch
Probably Rome, Italy, c. 1850
Gold, Roman micromosaic, glass
H. 1 9/16, W. 1 7/8, D. 3/8 in.
Gift of Miss Elizabeth G. Norton
1933.279

  Pin
Probably Providence, Rhode Island, c. 1850
Gold
H. 9/16, W. 5/16, D. 1/8 in.
Gift of Miss Frances L. Chace
1954.130

  Brooch
Ireland, 1850-1880
Bogwood
H. 1 7/8, W. 2 5/16, D. 5/16 in.
Gift of Miss Mary E. Beeler
1933.1618

  Brooch
Probably Scotland, 1850-1880
Silver, montrose agate
H. 1 1/8, W. 1 15/16, D. 7/8 in.
Gift of Miss S. Alice Chase
1932.657

  Brooch
United States, 1851-1860
Gold-colored metal, daguerreotype, glass
H. 1 3/16, W. 7/8, D. 3/16 in.
Gift of George C. Winslow
1941.46

  Brooch
United States or Europe, c. 1857
Agate, gold
H. 1 5/16, W. 1 11/16, D. 5/8 in.
Gift of Alice and Emil Ahlborn
1961.173 c

  Brooch (left)
United States or Europe, 1860-1880
Tortoiseshell, gold
H. ½, W. 2 3/16, D. 3/8 in.
Gift of Miss Frances G. Curtis
1922.220

  Pin
Morton Winthrop Brown (1839 - 1862)
United States, 161 - 1862
Butternut seed
H. 15/16 , W. 15/16 , D. 3/16 in.
Gift of Miss Mabel L. Josselyn
1941.146

  Brooch
United States, 1864
Hair, gold
H. 2, W. 2 11/16, D. 3/8 in.
Gift of Miss Mary Eustis
1940.131

  2006_44_31_new.jpg Brooch / Pendant
Probably England, late 19th century
Gold, platinum, diamonds
H. 2, W. 1 ½, D. 7/8 in.
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
2006.44.31 a,b

  Brooch
Shreve Crump & Low
Boston, Massachusetts, c. 1871
Gold, chalcedony
H. 2, W. 1 ½, D. 5/8 in.
Gift of Hannah May Burrough Freeman
1933.1462

  Badge
United States, c. 1875
Silver
H. 1 ¼, W. 1 3/8, D. ½ in.
Gift of Mrs. Benson P. Wilkins
1951.6

  Brooch in Original Case
Child & Child
London, England, 1890-1901
Silver, enamel
H. 1 3/8, W. 2 ½, D. 3/8 in.
Bequest of Susan B. Norton
1990.1383 a,b

  Brooch
United States or Europe, 1890-1920
Platinum, diamonds
H. 2 1/16, W. 1, D. ¼ in.
Bequest of Eleanor Fayerweather
1993.883

  Brooch
United States or Europe, 1895-1910
Silver, coral
H. 1 9/16, W. 1 5/8, D. 9/16 in.
Bequest of Dorothy S. F. M. Codman
1969.1897

  Harvard College Class Day Committee Pin
United States, 1897
Gilt metal, enamel
H. 1 7/16, W. 1 7/16, D. 5/16 in.
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
2006.44.148

  Child’s Pin Set
Probably United States, c. 1900
Gold, enamel
H. 1/8, W. 5/16, D. 3/16 in.
Gift of Miss Ruth Tinkham
1974.416

  Bowdoin School Pin
W.C. Dorrety
Boston, Massachusetts, 1914
Gold filled, enamel
H. 11/16, W. 11/16, D. 3/16 in.
Gift of Rosalie Warren
1996.27

  Membership Badge of The National Society of the Colonial Dames of America in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts
The Bailey, Banks & Biddle Co.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1931
Gilded silver, enamel, silk
H. 1 1/16, W. 1 ¾ in.
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
2006.44.167 a,b

  Brooch
Edward Everett Oakes
Boston and Wakefield, MA, 1940-1950
H. 1 5/8, W. 1 5/8, D. ¼ in.
Gift of Barbara Wriston
2004.14.7

  Victory Pin
United States, 1941-1946
Painted metal
H. 2, W. 2, D. 1/8 in.
Bequest of Katherine L. Rust
1947.212

  Double Circle Pin
Beaucraft, Inc.
Providence, Rhode Island, 1955-1959
Sterling Silver
H. 1, W. 1 ½, D. ¼ in.
Gift of Jane C. Nylander
2002.35.1

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