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2006.44.131.1 (RS196537)

Description

This necklace is composed of collet-set moonstones hung along a gold chain, each stone suspended from an 'o' ring to form a "fringe" of stones. From the center of the chain is suspended a five-stone pendant, each stone connected to the next with 'o' rings. The necklace closes with a spring ring clasp.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1890
Associated Building
Original To Stephen Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
necklaces
Set, Jewelry
Dimensions
1 15/16 x 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.131.1
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
284685

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