Mourning brooch (Mourning pin)

  • Category:

    Jewelry

  • Place of Origin:

  • Date:

    1789

  • Materials:

    Gold; Glass; Hair; Ivory

  • Museum Object Number:

    1981.0122


  • Complete Details



Object Number

1981.0122

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

1789

Materials

Gold; Glass; Hair; Ivory

Dimensions (inches)

1.18 (H) , 0.75 (W)

Dimensions (centimeters)

3.01 (H) , 1.91 (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