Brooch

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1900-1940

GUSN

GUSN-102036

Description

Rolled gold brooch in the shape of a hand holding a square between the thumb and forefinger a square set with a blue stone, also set with a clear stone on ring finger and a link bracelet with locket charm around wrist, hinged pin and safety clasp on reverse.

Details

Descriptive Terms

brooches
pins (jewelry)
glass (material)
Brooch

Inscription

"F.M. [unidentified mark] 9 375 g" (Stamped)

Additional Identification Number

1487

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

9/16 in x 1 7/16 in x 7/16 in (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Eleanor Fayerweather

Accession Number

1993.890

Reference Notes

For more information on hand pins see Fales, Martha Gandy, "Jewelry in America, 1600-1900," (1995); 372-373.

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