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Necklace

1973.464 (RS8448)

Description

Faceted black glass bead necklace.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1900
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
NECKLACE
necklaces
Accession Number
1973.464
GUSN
101594
Reference Notes
For more information on jet jewelry and imitations see Bury, Shirley, "Jewellery, 1789-1910" v. 2 (1991): 657-709; Cooper, Diana and Norman Battershill, "Victorian Sentimental Jewellery," (1972): 19-30; Dawes, Ginny Reddington and Corinne Davidov, "Victorian Jewelry: Unexplored Treasures," (1991): 125-130; Fales, Martha Gandy, "Jewelry in America, 1600-1900," (1995): 125-126, 254-256; Phillips, Clare, "Jewels and Jewelry," (2000): 94-95.
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Title Silver necklace with festoons of bows and leaves set with marcasite beads and round and oval cut amethysts. Accession number 1973.459
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Title 2 - Pair of gold hinged bracelets with black enamel and a row of applied faceted jet squares. Accession number 1973.461.1
Title Glass jewelry box trimmed with mint green ribbon Accession number 1973.462

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