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Catalog # Name Description
1 1971.11.0025 Ornament

Black plastic bar with petal shapes and two stips of rhinestones on either ends. This object appears to be fastener of some sort.

1971.11.0025 (Ornament) image
2 1973.56.0008 Brooch

Bar brooch with filigree silver; small green emerald rectangle stone with two small simulated diamonds on both sides of emerald.

1973.56.0008 (Brooch) image
3 1973.56.0020 Pin

Silver filigree with circular bow on side. Antique. Color: SL

1973.56.0020 (Pin) image
4 1976.93.2.0004 Pin

Gilt stick pin of acorn, with the word "Acorn Stoves" along the front of the acorn.

1976.93.2.0004 (Pin) image
5 1978.60.0003 Bracelet

Child's, gold plated, copper metal adjustable bracelet. Bracelet has filigree and swastika motif on top. Swastika motif has chipped blue varnish chipped.

1978.60.0003 (Bracelet) image
6 1989.43.0696 Brooch

Heart. Color: WH

1989.43.0696 (Brooch) image
7 1989.43.0701 Brooch

Purple stone in the middle and little white stones all around.

1989.43.0701 (Brooch) image
8 1989.43.0719 Ring

Thin ring band with a piece on top. Along the sides of the band is a decorative design. Small hole in the bottom, so it could be put on a necklace.

1989.43.0719 (Ring) image
9 1989.43.0725 Charm

Intricate adornment charm of some sort with small white beads hanging on thin chains along the bottom edge. There is a blue opalescent oval shaped stone in the middle.

1989.43.0725 (Charm) image
10 1989.43.0923 Pin

Spirograph green three leave clover pin.

1989.43.0923 (Pin) image
11 1990.12.0004A Necklace

<p>Necklace of a two piece set. The necklace is a circle of 3/16' rhinestones with hook closure. 3 larger, single rhinestones at front alternate with 2 rhinestone settings. There is a bracelet which is paired with it.&nbsp;</p>

1990.12.0004A (Necklace) image
12 1990.12.0004B Bracelet

Small rhinestone bracelet with a clasp in back. There are three larger rhinestone settings incorperated into a figure-eight design at the front of the piece, one larger setting on the outter edges of each loop and one larger setting at the center. This piece is part of a teo pice set and is similar to its necklace counter-part. 

1990.12.0004B (Bracelet) image
13 1990.44.0008 Ring

Faux reproduction of Princess Diana's engagement ring. The ring has a blue sapphire at the center surrounded by 14 diamonds and a silver band. Replica of the ring given to Princess Diana by Prince Charles for their engagement.

1990.44.0008 (Ring) image
14 1990.58.0010 Brooch

From the Isle of Capri, Italy. The brooch is round in size with micro mosaic multi-colored tesserae. The mosaic forms a floral pattern. Back is metal and the fastening pin is a safety pin design.

1990.58.0010 (Brooch) image
15 1990.58.0011A Brooch

From the Isle of Capri, Italy. Micro mosaic tesserae floral brooch in a leaf shape. Safety pin design fastener on back. This brooch has a matching set of earrings.

1990.58.0011A (Brooch) image
16 1990.58.0011B Earrings

<p>From the Isle of Capri, Italy. Micro mosaic tesserae floral earring set, each in the shape of a leaf. This earring set has a matching brooch.</p>

1990.58.0011B (Earrings) image
17 1990.58.0015 Necklace

White coral beads grade from 3.5 mm diameter at the clasp to 8.6 mm at the center. Gold clasp inserts into a round metal piece that has a piece of coral inlay.

1990.58.0015 (Necklace) image
18 1990.58.0036 Bracelet

Silver band with turquoise (possibly Navajo silver).

1990.58.0036 (Bracelet) image
19 1992.0023 Sweater

Worn by alumni who lettered in track at Iowa State Teacher's College.

Iowa State Teachers College (ISTC) letter sweater, 1929. Gold with purple/gold felt TC on front.

20 1994.10.0002 Necklace

Hand crafted oval locket. Locket lid has raised scroll work and sixteen oval multi-colored glass cabochons around a central round moonstone. Two ball and silver wiring on chain. Locket lid is hinged at the bottom. Floral design on back. Suspended on the bottom of the locket are nine silver balls.

1994.10.0002 (Necklace) image
21 1994.10.0004 Pin

Rectangular bar, the central area defined by two prominent diagonal indentations across width. Central area is smooth. Back has pin on pivot and a hook clasp stamped in center "Sterling NSB".

1994.10.0004 (Pin) image
22 1994.10.0006 Pin

Bar with faceted crystal set in 11- pronged open setting at center. Triangular wedge shape with hatching across top and diagonal slashes on top and bottom at edges. Back has pin and a clasp.

1994.10.0006 (Pin) image
23 1994.10.0007 Ring

Elongated oval shaped face with raised center. Set with hematites and lined with silver. Inside the ring band the number 830 is engraved.

1994.10.0007 (Ring) image
24 1994.10.0016 Brooch

Oval brooch locket or keepsake. The locket brooch has 4 tiers of alternating small and large garnets. One large garnet in the center. At the top is a triangle shaped clasp with small garnets. On the back side is a pin for the brooch and a glass keepsake or locket section where hair, photograph, or other keepsakes were placed. It may have also been worn with a chatelaine or chain charm with a skirt.

1994.10.0016 (Brooch) image
25 1994.10.0018 Bracelet

Slide mesh bracelet. Five links wide; clasp is rectangular with scallop on each side. Fine decorative edging and silver in the middle on clasp. Oval shaped piece with leaf design on end with 6 tassels and one piece has a gold ball.

1994.10.0018 (Bracelet) image




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