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Long chain

1998.5144 (RS22793)

Description

Gold long chain w/ slide. Slide is roughly cruciform w/ arms of equal length. The center of this is inlaid w/ a (faux?) diamond w/ three (faux?) pearls at the top and bottom. The arms are round in shape and etched.

Details

Maker
W. & S. B. (Maker)
Date
1860-1920
Inscriptions
Stamped on swivel: ""W & SB [star]""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
etching (corroding)
etching (printing process)
glass (material)
gold (metal)
paste (glass)
stamping (forming)
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
CHAIN
chains (object genres)
Etched
etching (corroding)
etching (printing process)
glass (material)
gold (metal)
Gold Plate
Paste Gem
Possibly paste (glass)
Stamped
stamping (forming)
Dimensions
48.5 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5144
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24263

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