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1933.261 (RS7430)

Description

Single strand of tiny coral beads, no clasp.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1880
Location of origin
Italy
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
NECKLACE
necklaces
Accession Number
1933.261
GUSN
100752
Reference Notes
For more information on coral jewelry see Bennett, David and Daniela Mascetti, "Understanding Jewellery," (1989): 105; Bury, Shirley, "Jewellery, 1789-1910," v.1 (1991): 238-244; Fales, Martha Gandy, "Jewelry in America, 1600-1900," (1995): 122-123, 237-239; Gere, Charlotte, "American and European Jewelry, 1830-1914," (1975): 86-87.
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Title Tortoiseshell lorgnette Accession number 1933.692

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