Brooch

Brooch
Title
Brooch
Date 
1790-1830
Medium 
Gold, marble
Dimensions 
Overall: 1 3/4 x 1 1/2 x 3/4 in. ( 4.4 x 3.8 x 1.9 cm )
Description 
Oval marble cameo brooch in gold mount; bust of female figure in classical dress; the gold setting has several rows of plaiting design; hinged pin on reverse slips under round hook at opposite end.
Credit Line 
Gift of Laura Dayton Denby
Object Number 
1977.38
Gallery Label 
This neo-classical brooch belonged to Emily Sanford.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group