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Necklace

2006.44.312 (RS9024)

Description

This necklace is composed of a string of faceted yellow glass beads with a central pendant clasp. The pendant is composed of a rectangular amber cabochon surrounded by four ovall faceted bezel-set amber stones, all set in an openwork leafy frame of stamped metal.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1930-1938
Inscriptions
"STERLING" (engraved)
Location of origin
American [use]
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
amber (fossil resin)
metal
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
amber (fossil resin)
metal
Necklace
necklaces
People and organizations
Phillips, Anna Pingree Wheatland, 1870-1938
Dimensions
1 7/16 x 5/16 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.312
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
102214

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