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Photo credit: Yale University Art Gallery
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Photo credit: Yale University Art Gallery
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
1980.64a-b
Geography: 
Retailed in New York, New York
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Jewelry
Provenance: 

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

Bibliography: 

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.

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

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.