Hairpins

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1850-1860

GUSN

GUSN-100781

Description

Pair of dyed ivory hairpins, cluster of carved bell-shaped flowers with three drops of flowers set on gold, two pronged gold pins.

Details

Descriptive Terms

hair accessories
HAIRPIN

Additional Identification Number

224

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

15/16 x 1 1/8 (WxD) (inches)

Accession Number

1915.85ab

Exhibition Notes

"Hidden Treasures from Elegant Eras," Historic Jewelry from the Collections of the Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities presented by Shreve, Crump & Low, September 15 - November 30, 1995; and "Jewelry at Historic New England," Online exhibit presented by Historic New England launched September 30, 2007 at www.historicnewengland.org/jewelryhistory/.

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