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Description

This is the original fitted case for the pair of bracelets 2006.44.14.1AB. It is a modified oval with a dome lid attached by a leather-covered hinge to the base. It has a central divider to create two compartments, one for each bracelet. It is covered in textured brown leather with gilt embossing, a push button closure and purple silk lining. It is embossed in gold with the retailer's name on the lid lining.

Details

Maker
Tiffany & Co. (Retailer)
Date
ca. 1899
Material
leather
metal
silk (textile)
Object type
Container
Descriptive terms
Case
cases (containers)
leather
metal
silk (textile)
Accession Number
2006.44.14.2
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
284072
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Title Pair of bracelets Accession number 2006.44.14.1AB Relationship This is the original fitted case for the bracelets.

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