Bracelet

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1840-1880

GUSN

GUSN-102007

Description

Flat tortoiseshell wrap style bracelet with a beaded edge.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bracelets (jewelry)
BRACELET

Additional Identification Number

1458

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

1 3/16 in (W), 1 7/8 in (diameter) (inches)

Accession Number

1932.2744

Reference Notes

For more information on tortoiseshell jewelry see Bury, Shirley, "Jewellery, 1789-1910," v. 1 (1991): 259-263; Dawes, Ginny Reddington & Corinne Davidov, "Victorian Jewelry: Unexplored Treasures," (1991): 132-138; Fales, Martha Gandy, "Jewelry in America, 1600-1900," (1995): 223-227; Gere, Charlotte, "American & European Jewelry, 1830-1914," (1975): 114-115.

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