Watch Chain

Date

1830-1900

GUSN

GUSN-102389

Description

Flat black glass bead chain with silver bead Greek key design, one end has three faceted jet beads with a black bead tassels with silver bead tips, other end has a three faceted jet beads and cap with a metal clip for a watch.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fobs
accessories
watches
glass (material)
CHAIN, WATCH

Additional Identification Number

1840

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

American

Object Type

Personal Gear

Dimensions

5/16 in (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

2007.15.219

Reference Notes

For more information on beaded chains see Bassett, Lynne Zacek. "Woven Bead Chains of the 1830s," "The Magazine Antiques." (December 1995): 798-807.