Chatelaine

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1870-1900

GUSN

GUSN-101641

Description

This silver chatelaine consists of a single, smooth metal tongue attached on the back of a decorative series of hinged silver filigree rectangles. A pair of silver chains attached to the sides of the upper rectangle terminate in a single silver swivel hook.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chatelaines
fasteners
silver (metal)
Chatelaine
Chatelaine

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

1092

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

American [use]

Object Type

Clothing; Clothing Accessories

Dimensions

1 15/16 x 1/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.79