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Half Set (brooch and earrings)

Maker:
Edward A. Tyler
Date:
ca. 1870
Geography:
Made in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Gold and enamel, with original box
Dimensions:
Brooch: 1 5/16 x 2 1/8 in. (3.3 x 5.4 cm) Earrings: 11/16 x 2 in. (1.7 x 5.1 cm)
Classification:
Jewelry
Credit Line:
Purchase, Susan and Jon Rotenstreich Gift, 2001
Accession Number:
2001.232.2a, b
Not on view
Inscription: Earrings: each marked: 20-12K G.F. Case marked inside lid in gold: E. A. TYLER / 15 CANAL ST (T superscript). / NEW ORLEANS. with eagle holding a watch in its beak.
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