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Brooch/Pendant

Earl B. Pardon

Decorative Arts

MEDIUM Silver, gold, enamel, abalone, ebony, ivory, peridot
DATES ca. 1986
DIMENSIONS 1 3/4 x 1 5/8 x 5/16 in. (4.4 x 4.1 x 0.8 cm)
MARKINGS On back: incised "585"; impressed "STERLING/ 14K/ PARDON"
COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
ACCESSION NUMBER 2015.96.2
CREDIT LINE Gift of Arnall T. Connell in memory of Martha P. Connell
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Flat, square-shaped brooch with vertical flat narrow silver bar to proper right of center topped with a cabouchon peridot in a silver collar, flanked below by horizontal flat bars of alternating ebony, ivory, and mother-of-pearl and above a horizontal band of short vertical sections of patinated silver with gold geometric accents, mother-of-pearl, and enamel. Reverse fitted with horizontal articulated silver fastener.
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