Brooch

Date

1850-1890

GUSN

GUSN-102013

Description

Brown and white banded agate diamond shaped brooch set in gilt brass mount with scroll work border.

Details

Descriptive Terms

brooches
pins (jewelry)
brass (alloy)
BROOCH

Additional Identification Number

1464

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

1 1/16 in x 1 3/16 in x 1/4 in (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Estate of William B. de las Casas

Accession Number

1931.60

Reference Notes

For more information on Victorian stone jewelry see Bury, Shirley, "Jewellery, 1789-1910," (1991): 513-528; Dawes, Ginny Reddington & Corinne Davidov, "Victorian Jewelry: Unexplored Treasures," (1991): 57-95; Fales, Martha Gandy, "Jewelry in America, 1600-1900," (1995): 246-253.

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