Jabot Pin, 1925–30
Although the jabot was usually a ruffle or cravat, the jabot pin was normally worn on a cloche hat or lapel. The fan shape creates exoticism by suggesting a turban ornament. Both the form and materials show Tiffany working in a very French taste.
It is credited
Lent by Tiffany and Company, Archives, A1999.28.
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Its dimensions are
L x W x D: 8.6 × 3.8 × 0.3 cm (3 3/8 × 1 1/2 × 1/8 in.)
It has the following markings
"Tiffany & Co." "1186*"
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition The Jazz Age: American Style in the 1920s.