Mourning brooch (Mourning pin)

  • Category:

    Jewelry

  • Place of Origin:

    Probably England, United Kingdom, Europe

  • Date:

    1780-1810

  • Materials:

    Gold; Ivory; Glass; Pearls; Hair

  • Museum Object Number:

    1981.0132


  • Complete Details



Object Number

1981.0132

Object Name

Mourning brooch (Mourning pin)

Category

Jewelry

Credit Line/Donor

Gift of Roland E. Jester in memory of Margo Jester

Place of Origin

Probably England, United Kingdom, Europe

Date

1780-1810

Materials

Gold; Ivory; Glass; Pearls; Hair

Dimensions (inches)

2.5 (H) , 2.12 (W) , 0.37 (D)

Dimensions (centimeters)

6.35 (H) , 5.4 (W) , 0.95 (D)

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