Silhouette Pendant

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1775-1825

GUSN

GUSN-102847

Description

Gold oval pendant set with a silhouette of an unidentified woman, reverse is set with brown hair in a basket weave pattern.

Details

Descriptive Terms

silhouettes
pendants (jewelry)
glass (material)
PENDANT

Additional Identification Number

2299

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Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

American

Object Type

Adornment

Dimensions

2 1/2 in x 1 3/4 in x 3/8 in (HxWxD) (inches)

Accession Number

1977.19

Reference Notes

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