Brooch, ca. 1790

  • North American, Native American


  • Overall: 1/8 inches (0.3 cm)

Founders Society Purchase



Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Openwork
  • Native american
  • Silver
  • Jewelry
  • Star
  • Brooch
  • MontrĂ©al

maker's mark, letters in script font, on one face, inner ring: RC [for Robert Cruickshank, Montreal silversmith]

Arthur Charlesworth (Flint, Michigan, USA)

October 1958, given to Richard A. Pohrt [1911-2005] (Flint, Michigan, USA)

1981-present, purchased 1981 by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

North American, Native American, Brooch, ca. 1790, silver. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, 81.46.