Pendant with miniature portrait of David Young

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1775-1825

GUSN

GUSN-102845

Description

Gold oval pendant set with a miniature on ivory of David Young.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pendants (jewelry)
miniatures (paintings)
gold (metal)
ivory (tooth component)
Neoclassical
Pendant

Additional Identification Number

2297

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

3 x 2 x 1/8 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Huntly H. Gilbert

Accession Number

1963.368

Reference Notes

For more information on miniatures in jewelry see Fales, Martha Gandy, "Jewelry in America, 1600-1900," (1995):83-97.

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