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Bar pin

Object Number: 
Z.2267.7
Date: 
1800-1900
Medium: 
Gold, turquoise, pearl
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3/8 x 2 x 1/2 in. ( 1 x 5.1 x 1.3 cm )
Description: 
Gold bar pin with turquoise and seed pearl settings, hinged pin and hook attachments on reverse; small turquoise stones are set in a circle at the center with a seed pearl at the center, having the look of a flower; 2 gold flowers with a vertical gold bar between them flank both sides of the center; a seed pearl projects from either end, and the outer edges are beaded.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Sarah S. Lyon, 1958
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group