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Pair of Bracelets in Original Case

2007.15.4ab (RS9385)

Description

Pair of gold hinged bangle bracelets with scroll and foliate engraving and monogram in front, safety chain attached at hidden push button clasp. Original leather fitted box with purple velvet and silk lining.

Details

Maker
Crosby, Morse & Foss (Jeweler)
Date
1850-1870
Inscriptions
Case: "CROSBY, MORSE & FOSS / 240 WASHINGTON ST. / BOSTON"
Bracelets: "E.W.D." (Embossed and engraved)
Location of origin
Boston, MA
Object type
Adornment; Body Adornments
Descriptive terms
Bracelet
bracelets (jewelry)
Jewelry
Dimensions
11/16 x 1/8 (WxD), 2 1/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2007.15.4ab
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
101503
Exhibition Notes
"Hidden Treasures from Elegant Eras," Historic Jewelry from the Collections of the Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities presented by Shreve, Crump & Low, September 15 - November 30, 1995.

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