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Earl B. Pardon

Decorative Arts

MEDIUM Silver, gold, enamel, abalone, ebony, ivory, peridot
DATES ca. 1986
DIMENSIONS 1 3/4 x 1 5/8 x 5/16 in. (4.4 x 4.1 x 0.8 cm)
MARKINGS On back: incised "585"; impressed "STERLING/ 14K/ PARDON"
COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
CREDIT LINE Gift of Arnall T. Connell in memory of Martha P. Connell
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Flat, square-shaped brooch with vertical flat narrow silver bar to proper right of center topped with a cabouchon peridot in a silver collar, flanked below by horizontal flat bars of alternating ebony, ivory, and mother-of-pearl and above a horizontal band of short vertical sections of patinated silver with gold geometric accents, mother-of-pearl, and enamel. Reverse fitted with horizontal articulated silver fastener.
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