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Hat pin; ovoid, dark tortoise-shell head studded with small gold stars. One of a pair with 53.2183.

Credit Line

Gift of H. Wade White

French, early 20th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

23.8 x 1.8 x 1.4 cm (9 3/8 x 11/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

53.2187

Medium or Technique

Tortoiseshell with gilt metal, and metal

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Hair Ornaments