Brooch

Date

1850-1870

GUSN

GUSN-101096

Description

Painted enamel brooch in gold mount with twisted wire border, lake scene with mountain background.

Details

Descriptive Terms

brooches
pins (jewelry)
BROOCH

Associated Building

Original to Merwin House (Stockbridge, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

539

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Adornment

Credit Line

Bequest of Vipont de R.D. Merwin

Accession Number

1966.2270

Reference Notes

For more information on Swiss enameled jewelry see Fales, Martha Gandy, "Jewelry in America, 1600-1900," (1995): 257-258; Gere, Charlotte, "American & European Jewelry, 1830-1914," (1975): 35-61 and "Victorian Jewelry Design," (1972): 228-242;