Pin

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1860-1900

GUSN

GUSN-24259

Description

Pin composed of a gold tube formed into an oval w/ a coral rose at the center and two etched gold leaves to the left of the rose. A gold ribbon etched w/ lozenges and flowers winds around the top of the oval tube.

Details

Descriptive Terms

brooches
pins (jewelry)
carving (processes)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
corals (animals)
coral (material)
etching (corroding)
etching (printing process)
gold (metal)
molding (forming)
polishing
soldering
figure- and animal-derived motifs
corals (animals)
coral (material)
floral patterns
Gold Plate
Coral
Molded
Soldered
Etched
Carved
Polished
Floral
BROOCH

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Adornment

Dimensions

1.5 x 1.75 x 0.5 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5141