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Queen Mary brooch

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The art of jewelry-making flourished in Scotland during the nineteenth century. Some of the ornaments created reflected an interest in the historical past and were based on early Celtic designs while others were influenced by the Romantic Movement and a growing sense of national identity. Many...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Emily M. Babcock

Scottish, 1850–1900

Place of Manufacture

Birmingham, England

Object Place

Possibly Edinburgh, Scotland


38 x 7.8 x 1.4 cm (14 15/16 x 3 1/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silver, agate, and enamel


Textiles and Fashion Arts


Jewelry / Adornment, Brooches