Brooch

Date

1800-1820

GUSN

GUSN-101967

Description

Gilded silver brooch with seven round cut pastes in a rosette design, hinged pin and hook on reverse.

Details

Descriptive Terms

brooches
pins (jewelry)
silver (metal)
BROOCH

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

1418

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Adornment

Dimensions

3/4 in x 1 in x 1/4 in (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.2408

Reference Notes

For more information on pastes see Fales, Martha Gandy, "Jewelry in America, 1600-1900," (1995): 48-51; 115-120; Phillips, Clare, "Jewels and Jewelry," (2000): 54-55.