Hatpins

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1890-1910

GUSN

GUSN-102552

Description

Pair of hatpins with round tops covered in small and faceted jet beads in concentric circles.

Details

Descriptive Terms

HATPIN

Additional Identification Number

2003

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

1 3/16 in x 1 3/16 in (WxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Henry B. Spelman

Accession Number

1942.265ab

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.

Related Items

Title Beaded sautoir Accession Number 1942.149
Title Wood Bead Necklace Accession Number 1942.259
Title Bead Necklace Accession Number 1942.260
Title Beaded dog collar necklaces Accession Number 1942.262 ab
Title Beaded dog collar necklaces Accession Number 1942.263 ab
Title Jet beaded necklace Accession Number 1942.264
Title Pair of Hat Pins Accession Number 1942.265 ab