Beads

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1850-1900

GUSN

GUSN-101559

Description

Multiple faceted cut steel beads on cotton string with red tassel.

Details

Descriptive Terms

beads (pierced objects)
BEAD

Additional Identification Number

1007

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Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Adornment

Dimensions

1 in (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1943.363

Reference Notes

For more information on cut steel jewelry see: Bury, Shirley, "Jewellery, 1789-1910," v. 2 (1991): 702-707; Dawes, Ginny Reddington and Corinne Davidov, "Victorian Jewelry: Unexplored Treasures," (1991): 100-109.