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Pendant with miniature portrait of David Young

1963.368 (RS8121)

Description

Gold oval pendant set with a miniature on ivory of David Young.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1775-1825
Material
gold (metal)
ivory (tooth component)
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
gold (metal)
ivory (tooth component)
miniatures (paintings)
Neoclassical
Pendant
pendants (jewelry)
Dimensions
3 x 2 x 1/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1963.368
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Huntly H. Gilbert
GUSN
102845
Reference Notes
For more information on miniatures in jewelry see Fales, Martha Gandy, "Jewelry in America, 1600-1900," (1995):83-97.
Related Items
Title Miniature pendant Accession number 1963.335 Notes Jewelry and related items donated by Mrs. Huntly H. Gilbert:
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Title Miniature pendant Accession number 1963.368
Title Hair bracelet Accession number 1963.369
Title Brass button Accession number 1963.374
Title Mourning ring Accession number 1965.51
Title Seal ring Accession number 1965.52
Title Seal Accession number 1965.53
Title Seal Accession number 1965.54
Title Metal label with chain Accession number 1965.55
Title Photograph on porcelain Accession number 1965.55 a

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