Brooch

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Object Name: 
Brooch
Accession Number: 
84.3.398
Dimensions: 
H: 7 cm, W: 5.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1830-1850
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Jokelson
Primary Description: 
Colorless, probably lead glass; cast; stamped metal; carved wood. Domed, oval form; small oval glass plaque, impressed (cast) on the reverse with a male portrait bust, facing dexter, filled with a white material; in a flat metal frame, backed by paper; mounted in a larger carved dark brown frame, with elaborate pierced foliage; encircled by a twisted wire frame; curved hook attached on the back.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Jokelson, Mrs. Paul, Source
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