Shawl pin

Date created
1880-1900
Culture/People
Mapuche
Collector
Domenico Brescia (Domingo Brescia), Non-Indian, 1866-1939
Previous owner
Domenico Brescia (Domingo Brescia), Non-Indian, 1866-1939
Dr. Emma Brescia Warren (Emma Brescia Gardner), Non-Indian, 1902-1968
Donor
Dr. Emma Brescia Warren (Emma Brescia Gardner), Non-Indian, 1902-1968
Honoree
Domenico Brescia (Domingo Brescia), Non-Indian, 1866-1939
Collection History
Collected between 1890 and 1906 by Italian composer Domenico Brescia (1866-1939), who lived and worked in Ecuador and Chile between 1890 and 1911; inherited by his daughter, Emma Brescia Warren (Emma Brescia Gardner, 1902-1968); donated to MAI by Dr. Emma Brescia Warren in 1958 in memory of her father.
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Place
Chile (inferred)
See related items
Mapuche
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
Catalog Number
22/7191
Barcode
227191.000
Object Type
Adornment/Jewelry
Object Name
Shawl pin
Media/Materials
Silver, copper
Techniques
Hammered, wrought, soldered, plated, stamped
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6102d90c9-2c0a-4e74-96a4-8cc3da9a2f9a
Record ID
NMAI_242217