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Object description

  • Iroquois artist
  • Brooch, before 1881
  • Silver
  • New York, Northeastern United States
  • H: 1/16 in, dia.: 1 in (H: .2 cm, dia.: 2.5 cm)
  • Gift of Miss M. W. Brooks, 1911
  • E15002


This is a silver brooch. It has a slightly cupped disk with scalloped edges and two rows of semicircular perforations around a small inner hole. A thinly etched zigzag line rings the inner band of perforations. A small metal tongue rests across the central hole.