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Beaded Chain

1936.1001 (RS7599)

Description

Beaded chain with navy blue ground with various white geometric designs and objects, pink silk ribbon fastener.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1833
Inscriptions
"Aurilla Perry Howe Milford July [illegible] 1833" (Beaded)
Location of origin
Milford, MA
Material
glass (material)
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
glass (material)
NECKLACE
necklaces
Dimensions
1/2 in (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1936.1001
GUSN
102456
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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