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1969.1764.2 (RS8248)

Description

Metal chain necklace with molded pendant plaque that is decorated with a pair of bird heads flanking a round, bezel-set green glass stone.

Details

Maker
Dumont, Maurice (Maker)
Date
1915
Notation on card attached to necklace
Inscriptions
Shield: "Fait par / Maurice Dumont / 120 eme Infie / Blesse a / Tahure / 15/11/15" Paper Label Front: "LES BLESSÉS AU TRAVAIL / 154, Avenue des Champs - Elysées et 24, Bd des Capucines / Cet Objet a été Exécuté par / le Soldat Dumont / 120 d'Infanterie / Blessé le 15 Nov. 1915 / à Tahure" Paper Label Back: "ATELIER DU / DÉPOT DE PHYSIOTHÉRAPIE / du GRAND-PALAIS / (Cours-la-Reine)" (Engraved and Paper Label)
Location of origin
France
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
glass (material)
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
glass (material)
Necklace
necklaces
Dimensions
2 in (pendant) x 2 1/2 in (pendant) x 1/16 in (pendant) (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.1764.2
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
100737
Reference Notes
For more information on the Codman estate see the entire issue of "Old Time New England" 71, no. 258 (1981).

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