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Brooch

Object Number: 
INV.12675.4
Date: 
1820-1860
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1/2 x 1 1/4 x 1 5/8 in. ( 1.3 x 3.2 x 4.1 cm )
Description: 
Circular metal (brass?) brooch with hinge and hook attachments on reverse (pin missing); center of circle is hollow, a bail arches over the top center suspending a teardrop-shaped ornament inside a hollow bell shape with scalloped bottom edge and coiled wire fringe across the bottom.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Wilmot T. Cox, 1942
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group