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A brooch with ring for hanging as pendant, pointed oval in shape, gilded back, face glass over painted ivory showing lady in white dress with long scarf pendant from feather headdress.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Elizabeth G. Norton

American, About 1800

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

3.5 x 1.7 x .9 cm (1 3/8 x 11/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

52.984

Medium or Technique

Silver, ivory, ink

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Brooches