Pendant

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1880-1900

GUSN

GUSN-101018

Description

Baroque pearl, enamel and turquoise pendant, with ten arms of pinned baroque pearls that radiate from a silver-gilt "scale" pattered and blue enameled cluster set with a small cabuchon turquoise in the center. A gold loop at top was added at a later date for attachment.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pendants (jewelry)
Pendant

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

461

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Austro-Hungarian Empire

Dimensions

1 1/8 in x 3/16 in (WxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.3611

Reference Notes

For more information on the Codman estate see the entire issue of "Old Time New England" 71, no. 258 (1981).