Objects

Viewing Record 28 of 28
Previous Record  
Switch Views: Lightbox | Image List | List

Masonic Franklin Lodge No. 134 Past Master Jewel
1865-1866
Unidentified
USA: Pennsylvania
Silver; leather
overall: 4 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.; 11.43 x 13.97 cm
Special Acquisitions Fund
89.31.1a-b

A: Masonic Franklin Lodge No. 134 jewel; bar at top with square pendant; second pendant of triangle with Euclid's 47th problem; engraved on back "presented to T. Stewart Brown / by Franklin Lodge / No. 134 / AYM / 1865-66"; in case; square pendant engraved with ruler, plumb level, trowel, all-seeing eye, mallet, compasses and ruler; in between tools are four-pointed stars, six in total; Euclid's 47th problem pendant is capped by engraved equilateral triangle with eyelet affixed to top; top suspension bar has vertical loop on reverse for ribbon; B: leather, black triangular case with red felt lining; base of case is flap with tongue that inserts under leather loop on front of case.