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Earrings in Candy Box

2007.15.89 (RS9429)

Description

Thirty-one various homemade earrings stored in a candy box.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1940
Inscriptions
"Long snails Mrs. Albert Place / Clams the Bradleys / Quahogs The Coles" (Ink on paper)
Material
glass (material)
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
EARRING
earrings (jewelry)
glass (material)
Dimensions
1 1/2 in (box) x 11 in (box) x 7 in (box) (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2007.15.89
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
102862
Reference Notes
For more information on the Codman estate see the entire issue of "Old Time New England" 71, no. 258 (1981).

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