Gold, other metal, coral; cardboard, cotton
overall (box): 7/8 x 2 1/4 x 2 1/4 in. ( 2.2 x 5.7 x 5.7 cm )
overall (brooch): 2 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 5/8 in. ( 6.4 x 3.8
printed: center of lid, on label: "NAUMAN & STRAUSS / DEALERS IN / WATCHES, JEWELRY & c. / CLINTON, LA"
Brooch and earrings set in box; hinged pin brooch and wire hook earrings have identical pattern, beaded rings of slightly mounded gold with coral flower at the center, suspending scroll hanger with three pendular fleur de lis designs with small beads of coral at the tip; housed in white cardboard box with green trim around the edges (probably not original), jeweler's label top center of lid, lined with cotton.
Gift of Isabella Vaché Cox
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