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1942.325a-c (RS7897)

Description

Painted porcelain pendant and earrings; elongated oval pendant with two scarlet ibis in a marsh, set in plain gold frame, two loop attachments at top, triangle shaped drop earrings each with a flamingo in a marsh, gold Etruscan revival style mounts with applied scrolls and beads, wire ear fasteners.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1880
Material
gold alloy
porcelain
Object type
Adornment; Body Adornments
Descriptive terms
gold alloy
Jewelry
pendants (jewelry)
porcelain
Set, Jewelry
Dimensions
9/16 x 3/16 (WxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.325a-c
GUSN
100998
Related Items
Title c - Hair brooch and earrings Accession number 1942.318 a Notes Jewelry and related items donated by Helen M. Kelsey
Title e - Cameo jewelry set Accession number 1942.319 a
Title Enamel brooch and earrings Accession number 1942.320
Title Gold locket Accession number 1942.321
Title c - Earrings and brooch Accession number 1942.325 a
Title Ivory stanhope charm Accession number 1942.326

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