Miniature Head of Mercury mounted on a Modern Stickpin

Unknown European, European

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1770=1830

Bloodstone intaglio and gold pin

Overall: 9/16 × 1/2 in. (1.4 × 1.3 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Bequest of Bernard Grebanier

MIS.977.223.1

Geography

Place Made: Europe

Object Name

Personal Adornment

Research Area

Textiles and Costumes

Not on view

Inscriptions

On reverse of gold mounting: sl4c

Provenance

Bernard Grebanier (1903-1977), New York, New York; bequeathed to present collection, 1977.

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