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Hair pin

Carved ball of malachite mounted on gold stick pin. Portrait heads in low relief in convex circles, scrolls between, midband of ovals lettered with names in gold.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. William G. Constable

17th century

Accession Number

56.271

Medium or Technique

Other; Malachite

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Brooches