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2004.8.1 (RS8783)

Description

Gold bracelet set with three goldstone plaques with micromosaic flowers.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1840
appears in portrait from that date
Location of origin
Rome, Italy
Material
aventurine glass
glass (material)
gold (metal)
Object type
Adornment
Places
Rome (Roma province, Latium, Italy)
Descriptive terms
aventurine glass
Bracelet
bracelets (jewelry)
glass (material)
gold (metal)
Dimensions
3/4 x 1/4 (WxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2004.8.1
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. George Carlson
GUSN
100899
Exhibition Notes
"Jewelry at Historic New England," Online exhibit presented by Historic New England launched September 30, 2007 at www.historicnewengland.org/jewelryhistory/.
Reference Notes
Pictured in Solz, Julie A., "Wealth, Style and Sentiment," Historic New England (Winter/Spring 2005): 9.
Related Items
Title Micromosaic bracelet Accession number 2004.8.1 Notes Jewelry and related items donated by Mrs. Carlson:
Title Fragments of gold chain Accession number 2004.8.2
Title Portrait of Mary Middleton Loring Accession number 2003.26.2
Title Portrait of Mary Middleton Loring (1795-1876) Accession number 2003.26.2

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