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1969.3611 (RS8390)

Description

Baroque pearl, enamel and turquoise pendant, with ten arms of pinned baroque pearls that radiate from a silver-gilt "scale" pattered and blue enameled cluster set with a small cabuchon turquoise in the center. A gold loop at top was added at a later date for attachment.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1900
Location of origin
Austro-Hungarian Empire
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
Pendant
pendants (jewelry)
Dimensions
1 1/8 in x 3/16 in (WxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.3611
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
101018
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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