Leaf Ornament


Large, stamped gilt-metal elliptic leaf with pointed tip, finely scalloped edge, and curved parallel veins. Waxy green accretions on front and back. Possibly of a pair with DL*245425.0111; from a group of 27 leaves of different kinds, DL*245425.0098-.0125.

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.245425.0116Catalog Number: 245425.0116Accession Number: 245425

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

Physical Description: brass (overall material)gold (gilding material)Measurements: overall: 1/4 in x 3 3/8 in x 1 1/4 in; .635 cm x 8.5725 cm x 3.175 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ae-9116-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_319902

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