Brooch

1979.123.011

Title

Brooch

Identifier

1979.123.011

Date

1890-1920

Creator

Possibly Tarald Torgrimsen Flateland

Coverage

Valle, Setesdal, Aust-Agder, Norway

Source

Gift of Else Moldenhauer

Format

Silver
Dimensions: length, 2.5 inches; width, 1.5 inches

Subject

Brooch
Silver
Norwegian Metalworking

Description

This brooch consists of two hollow cylindrical collar buttons that have been soldered along one side. The caps of the cylinders are ornately covered with filigree work and round silver heads.

Marks: TSF; 13 1/4 L

Dimensions: length, 2.5 inches; width, 1.5 inches

Citation

Possibly Tarald Torgrimsen Flateland, “Brooch,” Virtual Galleries, accessed August 20, 2017, http://collections.vesterheim.org/items/show/549.