Hair ornament

French
19th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

9.6 x 7.8 x 1.7 cm (3 3/4 x 3 1/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

53.2295

Medium or Technique

Jet and metal painted

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Hair ornaments

Hair ornament; sixteen oval-cut pieces of jet set diagonally in double row and attached to large wire hair pin; imitation replacement for one piece of jet.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Eleanor E. Barry