Charms

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1870-1920

GUSN

GUSN-101698

Description

Fifteen miscellaneous silver charms including: a silver tea kettle, the royal Hawaiian coat of arms, an abacus, a ship, an Asian throne carriage, two carriages with moveable wheels, a spindle, a basket, a pair of shoes, a kettle, an Asian architectural structure with cascading tiers, a boat and a tree with a pink stone in its centerpiece.

Details

Descriptive Terms

charms
silver (metal)
Charm

Inscription

B: "STERLING" (engraved)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

1149

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

American [use]

Dimensions

ranging from 3/8 in to 1 1/8 in x ranging from 1/16 in to 7/16 in (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.149a-o