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Object Name: Stickpin in case
Date: 1884-1890
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Medium: Gold; leather, silk, metal
Dimensions: Overall: 1/4 x 3 1/2 x 7/8 in. ( 0.6 x 8.9 x 2.2 cm )
Place made: Europe, Germany, Frankfurt
Description: Gold stickpin in case; stickpin has Grecian gold coin showing male bust in profile top front, top half of pin has spiralling grooves to prevent slipping, sharp point at the bottom; red leather box has lid hinged at the back and metal clasp fastener at the front, lid is lined with white satin, box is lined with white velvet with shallow cleft to secure the pin.
Credit Line: Gift of Miss S. Adelina Moller
Object Number: 1939.269ab
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Marks: printed: inside lid: "LASAR JOS. SELIGMANN / HOF - JUWELIER / FRANKFURT A/M / & KREUZNACH"