Pin

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1860-1900

GUSN

GUSN-24257

Description

Gold pin in the form of a twisted grape vine w/ a bunch of pink coral grapes at center. The shape of the pin is roughly oval. The vine is etched so it looks like stylized bark.

Details

Descriptive Terms

brooches
pins (jewelry)
carving (processes)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
corals (animals)
coral (material)
gold (metal)
molding (forming)
polishing
soldering
figure- and animal-derived motifs
corals (animals)
coral (material)
vine scrolls
Victorian
Gold Plate
Coral
Soldered
Molded
Carved
Polished
Victorian
Grape Bunches
Vine
BROOCH

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Adornment

Dimensions

1.375 x 1.25 x 0.375 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5139