Necklace

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

GUSN

GUSN-100745

Description

Opera length coral round bead necklace, strung on wire.

Details

Descriptive Terms

necklaces
NECKLACE

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

188

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

1/2 in (bead) (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.3617

Reference Notes

For more information on coral jewelry see Bennett, David and Daniela Mascetti, "Understanding Jewellery," (1989): 105; Bury, Shirley, "Jewellery, 1789-1910," v.1 (1991): 238-244; Fales, Martha Gandy, "Jewelry in America, 1600-1900," (1995): 122-123, 237-239; Gere, Charlotte, "American and European Jewelry, 1830-1914," (1975): 86-87. For more information on the Codman estate see the entire issue of "Old Time New England" 71, no. 258 (1981).