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Necklace

1925.244 (RS196455)

Description

Necklace of two strands of straw links with oval ivory pendant incised with a portrait of a Japanese woman on one side and a metal fly applied to the reverse, supporting an ivory drop with painted red flowers containing two small ivory dice.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1865
Location of origin
Japan
Material
ivory (tooth component)
silver (metal)
straw (plant material)
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
ivory (tooth component)
Necklace
necklaces
silver (metal)
straw (plant material)
Dimensions
1/4 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1925.244
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Hannah May Burrough
GUSN
102344
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