Brooch

Brooch
Title
Brooch
Date 
1750-1800
Medium 
Garnet, metal
Dimensions 
Overall: 1/2 x 1 1/2 in. ( 1.3 x 3.8 cm )
Description 
Barnet brooch in three-dimensional rosette form; garnets are rose-cut and set in closed settings.
Credit Line 
Gift of Isabella Vaché Cox
Object Number 
INV.12660
Gallery Label 
Attached tag claims that the brooch is "from Philadelphia Exp.[osition] 1876"; the style of the brooch and cut of the stones suggest an earlier date; 2 garnets missing (1 enclosed with brooch).
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group