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Tau Chi Pin, 1843

Identifier: id1913

Scope and Contents

Scope and Contents

One small, square (10/18in.), gold pin owned by Edmund Berkeley. On the front, "TX" is engraved above a book and a sword. Also on the front are twenty stars, two Greek words, a wreath, and the date 1839. The back is engraved with the initials "E.B." and the date 1843. The pin is in a maroon leather box that is not original to the pin. Gift of G.R. Berkeley to President Verkuil. Image available at Located in Dec Obj S2, SS1, Box 15. UA 1989.026


  • Creation: 1843


Language of Materials

From the Collection:

English Greek,Ancient(to1453) Hebrew

Conditions Governing Access:

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From the Collection: 4.75 Linear Feet

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository