Brooch

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1870-1900

GUSN

GUSN-101056

Description

This woven splint and silk brooch has matching earrings (1919.229.2AB). The brooch consists of three pinwheels of splint strips woven together with black and white filament and silk string. Two chains of woven reed "bells" hang from the central pinwheel. The brooch closes with a hinged pin and hook on the reverse.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pins (jewelry)
brooches
wood (plant material)
silk (fiber)
gold (metal)
Pin, Clothing
Brooch
Brooch

Additional Identification Number

1919.229A
499

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

1 3/16 x 2 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1919.229.1

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