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Brooch

Seed pearls with mother of pearl backing, gold clasps. Necklace (see 1979.543) composed of flat ovals joined by pearl strings. Six-lobed rosette at center with three hanging pendants. Elliptical brooch (see 1979.544) composed of regular clusters of large and small pearls; two hanging clusters....

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Nina Nightingale

19th century

Object Place

England (?)

Accession Number

1979.544

Medium or Technique

Other; Pearl

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Brooches