Leaf Ornament


Small, stamped gilt-metal elliptic leaf with smooth edge, rounded tip and parallel curved veins. Waxy green accretions on front. One of a group of 27 leaves of different kinds, DL*245425.0098-.0125; possibly a smaller size of DL*245425.0118.

Date Made: 1800 - 1960

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United StatesEurope

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Credit Line: Gift of Kenneth E. Jewett

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: DL.245425.0104Catalog Number: 245425.0104Accession Number: 245425

Object Name: form, leafObject Type: ornamentsOther Terms: Ornament; 41Cc, Sullivan, Michael D

Physical Description: brass (overall material)gold (gilding material)Measurements: overall: 1/16 in x 1 1/8 in x 7/8 in; .15875 cm x 2.8575 cm x 2.2225 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-1e3e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_319890

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