Brooch in Original Case

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1910-1915

GUSN

GUSN-101960

Description

Gold safety pin style brooch with an applied horseshoe set with seed pearls, all in a black leather case with mint green velvet and silk lining.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pins (jewelry)
gold alloy
pearl (animal material)
Pin, Clothing
Brooch
Brooch

Inscription

"WEEDON.164.SLOANE ST.S.W." (Embossed)
"To my dear God child fromone who loves her. L. G. July 1st" (handwritten)

Additional Identification Number

1411

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Title Charm Bracelet Accession Number 1990.10
Title Bracelet Accession Number 1990.11
Title Seed Pearl Necklace Accession Number 1990.12
Title Earrings Accession Number 1990.13
Title Gold Buttons Accession Number 1990.14
Title Florentine Mosaic Pin Accession Number 1990.16
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Title Seal Accession Number 1990.1393
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Maker

Weedon (Jeweler)

Object Type

Clothing; Clothing Accessories

Dimensions

7 16 in; 7/8 in (case) x 1 3/8 in; 2 9/16 in (case) x 5/16 in; 1 1/4 in (case) (HxWxD) (inches)

Accession Number

1990.1388ab

Reference Notes

For more information on pearls see Bury, Shirley, "Jewellery, 1789-1910," v. 1 (1991): 254-259; Fales, Martha Gandy, "Jewelry in America, 1600-1900," (1995): 108-111, 209-213.