Brooch

Brooch
Title
Brooch
Date 
1820-1860
Medium 
Metal
Dimensions 
Overall: 1/2 x 1 1/4 x 1 5/8 in. ( 1.3 x 3.2 x 4.1 cm )
Description 
Circular metal (brass?) brooch with hinge and hook attachments on reverse (pin missing); center of circle is hollow, a bail arches over the top center suspending a teardrop-shaped ornament inside a hollow bell shape with scalloped bottom edge and coiled wire fringe across the bottom.
Credit Line 
Gift of Wilmot T. Cox, 1942
Object Number 
INV.12675.4
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group