Mourning brooch (Mourning pin)

  • Category:

    Jewelry

  • Place of Origin:

    Probably England, Europe

  • Date:

    1778

  • Materials:

    Gold; Glass; Hair; Pearls; Ivory

  • Museum Object Number:

    1981.0141


  • Complete Details



Object Number

1981.0141

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, Europe

Date

1778

Materials

Gold; Glass; Hair; Pearls; Ivory

Dimensions (inches)

0.56 (H) , 0.5 (W)

Dimensions (centimeters)

1.43 (H) , 1.27 (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