Brooch, ca. 1790

  • North American, Native American

Silver

  • Framed: Overall: 1/8 inches (0.3 cm)

Founders Society Purchase

81.46

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

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

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

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

Provenance

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)

Rights Status

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