Brooch

Date

ca. 1926

GUSN

GUSN-102209

Description

Repoussé and pierced sterling silver brooch in the form of a double mast ship, hinged pin and hook on reverse.

Details

Descriptive Terms

brooches
pins (jewelry)
silver (metal)
BROOCH

Inscription

"F. Porter STERLING" (Stamped)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

1660

Related Items

Title Accession Number 1932.12
Title Accession Number 1932.13
Title Accession Number 2006.44.307

Maker

Porter, Franklin (Silversmith)

Location of Origin

Danvers, MA

Object Type

Adornment

Dimensions

1 1/2 in x 1 7/8 in x 3/16 in (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.307

Reference Notes

For more information on Franklin Porter see, Rainwater, Dorothy T. and Judy Redfield, "Encyclopedia of American Silver Manufacturers," 4th Edition (1998): 251.