Brooch

Date

1840-1860

GUSN

GUSN-102376

Description

Floral brooch with three heart shaped pendants made of dyed red horsehair.

Details

Descriptive Terms

brooches
pins (jewelry)
BROOCH

Additional Identification Number

1827

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

3 in x 1 1/2 in x 3/4 in (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. Louis J. Snow

Accession Number

1932.203

Reference Notes

For a similar set of horsehair jewelry see Bury, Shirley, "Jewellery, 1789-1910," v. 2 (1991): 690-691.

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