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Bracelet

2007.15.13 (RS9251)

Description

Bracelet consisting of faceted square pieces of French jet, center piece is larger and set with a found faceted bead.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1910
Inscriptions
"4593" (Pencil)
Material
glass (material)
Object type
Adornment; Body Adornments
Descriptive terms
Bracelet
bracelets (jewelry)
glass (material)
Jewelry
Dimensions
1 1/2 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
2007.15.13
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
102866
Reference Notes
For more information on jet jewelry and imitations see Bury, Shirley, "Jewellery, 1789-1910" v. 2 (1991): 657-709; Cooper, Diana and Norman Battershill, "Victorian Sentimental Jewellery," (1972): 19-30; Dawes, Ginny Reddington and Corinne Davidov, "Victorian Jewelry: Unexplored Treasures," (1991): 125-130; Fales, Martha Gandy, "Jewelry in America, 1600-1900," (1995): 125-126, 254-256; Phillips, Clare, "Jewels and Jewelry," (2000): 94-95.

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