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Twelfth Night Revelers 1998 pin

 
ID Number: 2009.0287.47
Title: Twelfth Night Revelers 1998 pin
Title Type: assigned
Item Status: Permanent Collection     Legal Status: Permanent Collection
Object Name: pins (jewelry)
favors
Collection Type: Personal Accessories
Carnival Materials
Artist/Maker: Adler, Tiffany (designer) -- More information
Coleman E. Adler and Sons, Inc. (distributor) -- More information
Date: created for 1998
Process/Technique: Silver
Materials: silver (metal)
Dimensions: 1 5/8 x 1 3/8 x 3/8 inches
Object Description Pin given as a favor at the 1998 Twelfth Night Revelers ball. The pin is in the shape of a chef's or baker's hat with a mask. The pin can also be worn as a pendant. The Twelfth Night Revelers traditionally serve a king cake at their ball, which is how their Queen is selected, and dress as bakers or chefs.
Extent: 1 item
Acq. Credit Line: Gift of Tiffany Adler
Inscription(s): Engraved positioned obverse bottom center
"TNR"
date Engraved positioned reverse
"1998"
Collection Theme(s): Carnival Organizations
Metalwork
Carnival-Mardi Gras
Local Life and Customs
Subjects: Carnival souvenirs.
Cooks -- Louisiana -- New Orleans.
Jewelry -- United States.
Adler, Tiffany -- More information
Twelfth Night Revelers -- More information
Coleman E. Adler and Sons, Inc. -- More information
Balls (parties)
Condition: Good
Other Number: Tracking Number T071203.3234.47
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