Insignia

Object Number: 
2002.1.4399
Date: 
1860-1900
Medium: 
Metal, enamel
Dimensions: 
2 x 2 1/4 x 3/4 in.
Description: 
A metal military insignia stickpin in the shape of an elaborate gold short sword with a spirally curved carved pommel highlighted with red, white and blue enamel to resemble jewels. Probably a pre-1900 cavalry officer's insignia.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group