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Brooch

Brooch
Title
Brooch
Date 
ca. 1840
Medium 
Porcelain, gold, pearls, enamel, paint
Dimensions 
Overall: 1/4 x 7/8 x 1 1/4 in. ( 0.6 x 2.2 x 3.2 cm )
Description 
Oval porcelain brooch with miniature of a child at the center surrounded with seed pearls, with dark blue and white bands around outer edge; gold reverse with pin and hook, "Eliza Giles" engraved across reverse (in envelope).
Credit Line 
Gift of Miss Lillian Benet
Object Number 
1942.85
Marks 
engraved: across reverse: "Eliza Giles"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group