Necklace

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1870-1899

GUSN

GUSN-100589

Description

This string of red and white glass beads with original brass rings at ends closes with a frayed pink silk ribbon tie.

Details

Descriptive Terms

necklaces
glass (material)
brass (alloy)
silk (textile)
Necklace

Additional Identification Number

31

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Title Accession Number

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Venice, Italy (?)

Object Type

Adornment

Credit Line

Gift of Ellen A. Robbins Stone

Accession Number

1917.916

Reference Notes

For more information on the Robbins family see Simons, D. Brenton and Peter Benes, "The Art of Family: Genealogical Artifacts in New England," "Preserving a Legacy," by Jane Cayford Nylander (2002): 201-221.