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Manufacturer: Tiffany and Company, American, founded 1837

Pair of Lieutenant Colonel Insignia Pins

ca. 1930

Sterling silver

each pin: 1 1/16 × 15/16 in. (2.7 × 2.38 cm, 6 g)
Gift of Dr. Hamilton B. Webb, B.S. 1935
Retailed in New York, New York
20th century

Colonel Norman E. Titus, USAR, MC; Dr. Hamilton B. Webb, B.S. 1935; gift 1980 to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn. Yale University Art Collection


“Acquisitions 1980,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin 38, no. 2 (Winter 1982): 69.

Erin E. Eisenbarth, Baubles, Bangles, and Beads American Jewelry from Yale University, 1700-2005 (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2005), checklist, no. 94.

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