Beaded Chain

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1830-1840

GUSN

GUSN-102390

Description

Flat blue glass bead chain with beaded pink flowers and green leaves, inscribed in white beads, "A New Years gift / M.S.T," silk ribbon ends.

Details

Descriptive Terms

necklaces
glass (material)
NECKLACE

Inscription

"A New Years gift / M.S.T." (Beaded)

Additional Identification Number

1841

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Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

American

Object Type

Adornment

Dimensions

1/2 in (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1925.344b

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.