Necklace

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1870-1880

GUSN

GUSN-101554

Description

Black jet link necklace with attached carved jet pendant with floral spray in relief. The carved floral spray is attached to a flat, oval jet plaque with pins.

Details

Descriptive Terms

necklaces
NECKLACE

Additional Identification Number

1001

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Title Brooch Accession Number 1932.654
Title Pin Accession Number 1932.656
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Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Adornment

Accession Number

1932.650

Reference Notes

For more information on jet jewelry and imitations see Bury, Shirley, "Jewellery, 1789-1910" v. 2 (1991): 657-709; Cooper, Diana and Norman Battershill, "Victorian Sentimental Jewellery," (1972): 19-30; Dawes, Ginny Reddington and Corinne Davidov, "Victorian Jewelry: Unexplored Treasures," (1991): 125-130; Fales, Martha Gandy, "Jewelry in America, 1600-1900," (1995): 125-126, 254-256; Phillips, Clare, "Jewels and Jewelry," (2000): 94-95.