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Vinaigrette Brooch

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Vinaigrette Brooch

Manufacturer: T.G. Hawkes & Company (American, 1880 - 1962)

Date: c. 1900-1910
Medium: sterling silver and cut glass
Dimensions:
4 1/4 inches (10.8 cm)
Classification: Clothing and Accessories
Inscribed: HAWKES / STERLING / 2059 (marked on sterling ring top)
Credit Line: Bequest of Nelda C. Stark, 1999
Object number: 2008.86.1
Neal Appraisal 2000: 151
DescriptionEtched floral design on glass tube; sterling ring top; sterling base; attached pin; purpose glass tube holds a fresh flower.
Provenance: Miriam Lutcher Stark [Mrs. W.H. Stark, 1859-1936]; by inheritance to her son H.J. Lutcher Stark [1887-1965]; by inheritance to his wife Nelda C. Stark [1909-1999]; bequeathed December 13, 1999 to the Nelda C. and H.J. Lutcher Stark Foundation; accessioned to The W.H. Stark House
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