Pendant

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1850-1880

GUSN

GUSN-102316

Description

Bogwood pendant in the shape of a skewed heart, one side depicts two hearts under crossed arrows and the reverse depicts two love birds flying over a temple.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pendants (jewelry)
PENDANT

Additional Identification Number

1767

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Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Possibly Ireland

Object Type

Adornment

Dimensions

1 1/16 in x 1/8 in (WxD) (inches)

Accession Number

1936.152

Reference Notes

For information on Irish Bogwood jewelry see Bury, Shirley, "Jewellery, 1789-1910," v. 2 (1991): 532-537; Dawes, Ginny Reddington and Corinne Davidov, "Victorian Jewelry: Unexplored Treasures," (1991): 131; Fales, Martha Gandy, "Jewelry in America, 1600-1900," (1995): 253-255.