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1934.1301 (RS7470)

Description

White glass bead necklace consisting of four beaded panels with floral design attached by looped chains of beads, silk ribbon fastener.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1840
Material
glass (material)
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
glass (material)
NECKLACE
necklaces
Dimensions
1 7/8 in (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1934.1301
Credit Line
Estate of Miss Caroline M. Smith
GUSN
102453
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
Title Glass pendant Accession number 1934.1212 Notes Jewelry and related items donated by Caroline M. Smith:
Title Tortoiseshell hair comb Accession number 1934.1225
Title Tortoiseshell hair comb Accession number 1934.1226
Title Tortoiseshell hair comb Accession number 1934.1227
Title Celluloid hair pin Accession number 1934.1228
Title Tortoiseshell back comb Accession number 1934.1276
Title Tortoiseshell back comb Accession number 1934.1277
Title g - Set of mosaic buttons Accession number 1934.1286 a
Title Bone pins Accession number 1934.1289 ab
Title c - Gold shawl pins Accession number 1934.1290 a
Title d - Tortoiseshell combs in case Accession number 1934.1297 a
Title Chain Accession number 1934.1301
Title Bronze medal Accession number 1934.1346 cd
Title Bead collar Accession number 1934.1395
Title Bead collar Accession number 1934.1396

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