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Watch Chain

2007.15.219 (RS9346)

Description

Flat black glass bead chain with silver bead Greek key design, one end has three faceted jet beads with a black bead tassels with silver bead tips, other end has a three faceted jet beads and cap with a metal clip for a watch.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1900
Location of origin
American
Material
glass (material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
CHAIN, WATCH
fobs
glass (material)
watches
Dimensions
5/16 in (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2007.15.219
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
102389
Reference Notes
For more information on beaded chains see Bassett, Lynne Zacek. "Woven Bead Chains of the 1830s," "The Magazine Antiques." (December 1995): 798-807.

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