Brooch with crossed flags and "Union Forever" slogan

Title:
Brooch with crossed flags and "Union Forever" slogan
Date: 
ca. 1863-1865
Medium: 
Metal, enamel, and unidentified material
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/2 x 2 in. (3.8 x 5.1 cm)
Description: 
Oval brooch with gadrooned border and black enamel frame enclosing shadow box with crossed flags and banner of glass-like material; banner inscribed "Union Forever."
Credit Line: 
Gift of Ivan C. and Marilynn Gelfman Karp
Object Number: 
2011.30.1
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group