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Chatelaine

2006.44.79 (RS9190)

Description

This silver chatelaine consists of a single, smooth metal tongue attached on the back of a decorative series of hinged silver filigree rectangles. A pair of silver chains attached to the sides of the upper rectangle terminate in a single silver swivel hook.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1900
Location of origin
American [use]
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
silver (metal)
Object type
Clothing; Clothing Accessories
Descriptive terms
Chatelaine
chatelaines
fasteners
silver (metal)
People and organizations
Duncan, Caroline, 1846-1912
Dimensions
1 15/16 x 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.79
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
101641

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