Brooch

Date

1830-1860

GUSN

GUSN-102014

Description

Oval white and pink agate brooch set in a silver mount with a border of filigree rosettes, hinged pin and hook on reverse.

Details

Descriptive Terms

brooches
pins (jewelry)
silver (metal)
BROOCH

Additional Identification Number

1465

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

1 1/4 in x 1 5/8 in x 3/8 in (HxWxD) (inches)

Accession Number

1929.564

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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