Necklace

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1890-1915

GUSN

GUSN-101632

Description

Gold necklace with ten emerald-cut, rectangular topazes, each in an open-backed bezel setting alternating with open-work plaques of gold decorated with rococo swirls and enamel in red, green and blue set with small round cabochon sapphires in the center of each. The necklace closes with a thumb-ring spring catch.

Details

Descriptive Terms

necklaces
gold (metal)
topaz (mineral)
sapphire (mineral)
enamel (fused coating)
Necklace

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

1083
J271

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Austro-Hungarian Empire; American (use)

Dimensions

1/2 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.45

Places

Probably