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July 29, 2013

Wood Brooch

Filed under: Item of the Day — Jason Onerheim @ 9:30 am

Wood Brooch

Oval brooch carved from a piece of the Charter Oak. The high relief, carved image is of a branch with two leaves and two flower buds of acorns. The reverse exposes the underside of the wood piece with is carved in low relief with the words “Mary Lee from Towny.”

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