Title: Bronze pin |
Accession Number: 2005.34.355
Category: CLOTHING & ACCESSORIES
Date: between 1891 and 1944
Materials: bronze; enamel
Description: Pin; Bronze pin; from the collection of Captain Richard C. Mears (1829-1899); small, round bronze pin from the ROchester Athenaeum and Mechanics Institute (currently known as Rochester Institue of Technology); front has a blue enamel border, with an image of the school's seal in the center (carved out of the bronze); printed around the edge of the front "ROCHESTER ATHENAEUM AND MECHANICS INSTITUTE / FOUNDED 1885"; back has a hinged back; printed at bottom of back "BRONZE".
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