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Monocular Stanhope Charm

1942.326 (RS7898)

Description

Ivory monocular stanhope containing an image of a kneeling child above the Lord's Prayer.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1875-1890
Inscriptions
Lord's Prayer (Print)
Location of origin
American
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
CHARM
charms
Dimensions
11/16 in x 1/4 in (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.326
GUSN
103192
Reference Notes
For more information on stanhopes see Fales, Martha Gandy, "Jewelry in America, 1600-1900," (1995): 373.
Related Items
Title c - Hair brooch and earrings Accession number 1942.318 a Notes Jewelry and related items donated by Helen M. Kelsey
Title e - Cameo jewelry set Accession number 1942.319 a
Title Enamel brooch and earrings Accession number 1942.320
Title Gold locket Accession number 1942.321
Title c - Earrings and brooch Accession number 1942.325 a
Title Ivory stanhope charm Accession number 1942.326

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