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1939.459 (RS7739)

Description

Rectangular sterling silver charm engraved with the initials "EJR" and surrounded by an asymmetrical scroll border on one side and a circular glass window on the other side, interior compartment contains a miniature dictionary with a red leather binding.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1900
Inscriptions
Locket: "EJR" and "STERLING"
Dictionary: "English / Dictionary" (Engraved, stamped, and printed)
Material
leather
paper (fiber product)
silver (metal)
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
leather
Locket
lockets
paper (fiber product)
silver (metal)
Dimensions
1 1/4 x 7/8 x 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1939.459
GUSN
102281
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