Charm

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1900-1920

GUSN

GUSN-101805

Description

Red cross charm in the form of a dog with a scroll under his feet which reads, "L'ami des poilus." Dog holds a cap in its mouth and has the Red Cross seal on its back.

Details

Descriptive Terms

charms
CHARM

Inscription

"L'AIM DES POILUS" (engraved)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

1256

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

French (design influence)

Dimensions

15/16 in x 1/16 in (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.205