Brooch And Pair Of Earrings (probably France), ca. 1860
Bright-cut engraved aluminum, gold. Gift of Mrs. Gustav E. Kissel. 1928-5-4-a/c.
What is this?
Brooch (a) and earrings (b,c) of aluminum set in elaborate gold mounts and covered with fine bright-cut engraving; brooch with six semi-circular segments surmounting circular form decorated with chevrons, above a linked chain and a small, circular, foliate motif pendant; pendant earrings, each with one horizontal and two vertical semi-circular segments surmounting small, circular, foliate motif pendant.
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