Pin

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1860-1900

GUSN

GUSN-24260

Description

Oval gold pin w/ trefoil cut out at top, bottom and each side. Surface etched w/ plumes and flowers. At center of pin is a pink coral cameo.

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
figure- and animal-derived motifs
corals (animals)
coral (material)
faces (animal or human components)
Gold Plate
Coral
Molded
Etched
Carved
Polished
Face
BROOCH

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

1.75 x 1.5 x 0.75 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5142.1