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Shell teeth, white pearl rim and thistle pattern.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

American, 19th century

Object Place

Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

4.5 x 10 x .7 cm (1 3/4 x 3 15/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

99.664.112

Medium or Technique

Shell and metal pins

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Hair Ornaments