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

Dimensions

1.5 x 1.75 x 0.5 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5141