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Bracelet

1963.288ab (RS8118)

Description

Pair of jet bracelets of faceted marquise shaped beads.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880
Location of origin
Possibly England
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
BRACELET
bracelets (jewelry)
Accession Number
1963.288ab
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. George H. Wilson
GUSN
102366
Reference Notes
For more information on jet jewelry and imitations see Bury, Shirley, "Jewellery, 1789-1910" v. 2 (1991): 657-709; Cooper, Diana and Norman Battershill, "Victorian Sentimental Jewellery," (1972): 19-30; Dawes, Ginny Reddington and Corinne Davidov, "Victorian Jewelry: Unexplored Treasures," (1991): 125-130; Fales, Martha Gandy, "Jewelry in America, 1600-1900," (1995): 125-126, 254-256; Phillips, Clare, "Jewels and Jewelry," (2000): 94-95.

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