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Randall House - Wolfville Historical Society

Pin, Lapel


Accession number: 03.2.1
Object type: Shellwork
Date: 1908
Materials: Wood; Shell
Measurements: 15.5 cm L x 11 cm W
Marks/Label: There is a label on the backing card which says "shellwork from Jamaica 1908".
Narrative: Belonged to Rose Snare of Wolfville, mother-in-law of the donor. She received it from Mr. Kingdon of Wolfville in the late 1960s or early 70s.
Description: A cluster of small white, grey and pink shells ending in a spray; secured by thread to blue tissue paper card glued inside a small bevilled wooden box with a sliding top.