Brooch in Original Box

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1870-1890

GUSN

GUSN-101697

Description

14 K gold brooch in crescent shape with ten graduated diamonds. One of the ten diamonds rests inside crescent set within the shape of a decorative gold star. In original velvet box.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pins (jewelry)
Brooch

Inscription

Inside of case: "Barry and Whitmore U (illegible letter)/ Washington, D.C." (Embossed)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

1148

People and Organizations

Barry & Whitmore

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Washington, D.C. (retail and/or manufacturing)

Object Type

Adornment

Dimensions

1 1/8 in x 3/8 in (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.144