Brooch / plaque cameo in box
Shell; cardboard, cotton
Box: 2 in. ( 5.1 cm )
Overall (brooch): 1 1/16 x 5/8 in. (2.7 x 1.6 cm)
Rectangular shell cameo plaque (meant for a brooch?) carved with 3 heads (1 male and 2 female) surmounting putti head and wings; box labeled "Tiffany & Co....Grand Prix / Expositions Universelles / 1876 & 1889"
Gift of Mr. Herbert D. Halsey
printed: on box: "TIFFANY & CO/UNION SQUARE, N.Y/LONDON PARIS/GRAND PRIX/EXPOSITIONES UNIVERSALLES/1876 & 1889"
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