Brooch Manufacturer: Unger Brothers (American, 1872–1919)

ca. 1905

American Decorative Arts

On view, 1st floor, American Decorative Arts before 1900


Sterling silver


1 1/4 × 2 in. (3.18 × 5.08 cm)

Credit Line

American Arts Purchase Fund

Accession Number



20th century


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 records is ongoing.

  • Erin E. Eisenbarth, Baubles, Bangles, and Beads: American Jewelry from Yale University, 1700–2005 (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2005), 9, 11, checklist, no. 22, fig. 4.
  • Barbara M. Ward and Gerald W. R. Ward, eds., Silver in American Life: Selections from the Mabel Brady Garvan and Other Collections at Yale University, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1979), 35, 115, no. 109, ill.
  • "Acquisitions, 1973," Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin 35, no. 1 (Summer 1974): 87.
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Object/Work type



"STERLING/ [a circle of cross-hatching]/ 925 FINE" on the back of the pin under the bar.

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