Mourning brooch (Mourning pin)

  • Category:

    Jewelry

  • Place of Origin:

  • Date:

    1785-1820

  • Materials:

    Gold; Ivory; Hair

  • Museum Object Number:

    1981.0121


  • Complete Details



Object Number

1981.0121

Object Name

Mourning brooch (Mourning pin)

Category

Jewelry

Credit Line/Donor

Gift of Roland E. Jester in memory of Margo Jester

Origin Notes

Origin: United States or England.

Date

1785-1820

Materials

Gold; Ivory; Hair

Dimensions (inches)

1.87 (H) , 0.93 (W)

Dimensions (centimeters)

4.76 (H) , 2.38 (W)

Object Description

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Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Book] Fales, Martha Gandy. 1995 Jewelry in America, 1600-1800.
Similar objects; p.101 and p. 104