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Pair of Child's Armlets

2006.44.248ab (RS8952)

Description

Pair of gold baby armlets with triangle design faced link.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1873
Inscriptions
Note 1: "Cat(-illegible, possibly reads Catch up) belonged/ to S. W. P."
Note 2: "Dress Made for Stephen H. Phillips/by his mothers brdemaids/ -(illegible) by Stephen Willard Phillips/and by Stephen Phillips (-illegible) 30th1907.at his grandmothers 60th birthday," (Handwritten)
Location of origin
American [use]
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
Armlet
fasteners
People and organizations
Phillips, Stephen Willard, 1873-1955
Dimensions
1/2 (W), 1 1/16 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.248ab
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
102063
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Notes Armlets found in box with baby dress, two pairs baby booties, and cap "Made by the bridesmaids of Jane Peele Phillips for her first baby, Stephen H. Phillips, 1828, subsequently worn by Stephen W. Phillips and Stephen Phillips".

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