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Bar pin

Bar pin
Title
Bar pin
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
Object Number 
Z.2267.7
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group