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Necklace

1934.2343 (RS7534)

Description

Necklace with alternating floral micromosaic teardrop shaped and round drops and large central drop.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1880
Location of origin
Possibly Italy
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
NECKLACE
necklaces
Accession Number
1934.2343
GUSN
102430
Reference Notes
For information on micromosaics see Bennett, David and Daniela Mascetti, "Understanding Jewellery," (1989): 103-187; Bury, Shirley, "Jewellery, 1789-1910," v. 1 (1991): 235-237; Fales, Martha Gandy, "Jewelry in America, 1600-1900," (1995): 239-246.
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Title Mosaic necklace Accession number 1934.2343

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