Brooch

Date

1850-1870

GUSN

GUSN-102015

Description

Oval pink granite brooch set in a gilded metal mount with a scrolled foliate border.

Details

Descriptive Terms

brooches
pins (jewelry)
BROOCH

Additional Identification Number

1466

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

1 1/4 in x 1 1/16 in x 3/8 in (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

2007.15.25

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.