Flat black glass bead chain with geometric patterns in white and red beads, inscribed in beads "Time is a Gift of Inestimable value / S. Burnap 1833," black silk ribbon ends.
"Time is a Gift of Inestimable value / S. BURNAP 1833" (Beaded)
- Location of origin
- Object type
- Personal Gear
- Descriptive terms
- 3/8 in (W) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- Gift of Miss Ellen Lucinda Burnap
- 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.
- Related Items
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