Stickpin

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1860-1880

GUSN

GUSN-102537

Description

Stickpin with a circle of jet set in the center with a seed pearl.

Details

Descriptive Terms

stickpins
STICKPIN

Additional Identification Number

1988

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

7/16 in x 5/16 in (WxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Morse and Miss Eleanor Hooper Jones

Accession Number

1935.262

Reference Notes

For more information on jet jewelry and imitations see Bury, Shirley, "Jewellery, 1789-1910" v. 2 (1991): 657-709; Cooper, Diana and Norman Battershill, "Victorian Sentimental Jewellery," (1972): 19-30; Dawes, Ginny Reddington and Corinne Davidov, "Victorian Jewelry: Unexplored Treasures," (1991): 125-130; Fales, Martha Gandy, "Jewelry in America, 1600-1900," (1995): 125-126, 254-256; Phillips, Clare, "Jewels and Jewelry," (2000): 94-95.

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