Brooch (stick pin)

Title:
Brooch (stick pin)
Date: 
1800-1900
Medium: 
Gold, onyx, pearl, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 x 1/2 in. ( 5.1 x 1.3 cm )
Description: 
Stick pin (meant to secure a gentleman's cravat) of metal surmounted by gold disk set with onyx; starburst pattern of gold wire set with small pearl; onyx is cracked.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. Herbert D. Halsey
Object Number: 
1941.54
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group