Brooch

Date

1860-1870

GUSN

GUSN-101229

Description

Gold oval brooch with engraved scrolled border, center set with an tintype of an unidentified man, hinged pin and hook on reverse

Details

Descriptive Terms

brooches
pins (jewelry)
glass (material)
BROOCH

Additional Identification Number

673

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

1 1/2 in x 1 1/8 in x 5/16 in (HxWxD) (inches)

Accession Number

1932.654

Reference Notes

For more information on portrait jewelry see Fales, Martha Gandy, "Jewelry in America, 1600-1900," (1995): 220-222.

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