Cloak Pin

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1750-1800

GUSN

GUSN-4472

Description

Cast brass, circular body with alternating bead and leaf rim; central floral sunflower type motif.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pins (jewelry)
beading (edging pattern)
beading (process)
brass (alloy)
casting (process)
leaf (plant material)
foliation (pattern)
leaf (metal)
beading (edging pattern)
beading (process)
leaf (plant material)
foliation (pattern)
leaf (metal)
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
Fastener, Curtain
Tieback
Knob, Tieback
Brass
Slip Cast
Sunflower
Beaded
Leaf
Knob, Tieback

Associated Building

Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Dimensions

2 (D), 1.875 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.709

Places

Possibly
Possibly