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Brooch and buttons set in box

Brooch and buttons set in box
Title
Brooch and buttons set in box
Date 
1840-1880
Medium 
Marble, chalcedony, gold, other metal
Dimensions 
overall (box): 1 x 2 5/8 x 1 3/4 in. ( 2.5 x 6.7 x 4.4 cm ) overall (brooch): 1/2 x 1 7/8 x 1 1/2 in. ( 1.3 x 4.8 x
Description 
Black marble and gold brooch and sleeve buttons set with chalcedony mosaics in box; brooch and buttons have same design of single white flower with buds on stems; brooch is oval with gold reverse with hinged pin and hook attachments; buttons are round with metal reverse with shank.
Object Number 
INV.769c.1-5
Gallery Label 
Mosaic jewelry such as this set were popular among American tourists in Europe during the Victorian era.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group