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Watch Chain

2006.44.224 (RS196538)

Description

Black beaded watch chain worked in a flat ribbon connected to a gold swivel snap clasp. Gold beads woven into the chain depict crosses, crowns, keys,hearts and other designs, as well as spelling out the maker's initials.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1871-1900
Inscriptions
"MDP" and other designs. (Beaded Monogram)
Location of origin
American [use]
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
beads (pierced objects)
gold (metal)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
beads (pierced objects)
Chain, Watch
gold (metal)
watches
Dimensions
1 1/16 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.224
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
101824

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