Watch Chain

Date

1850-1860

GUSN

GUSN-103253

Description

Watch chain consisting of two woven ropes of human hair wrapped around each other, gold mounts at center and ends of rope with engraved scrolled decoration, hook and eye findings at each end for attaching watch.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fobs
accessories
watches
CHAIN, WATCH

Associated Building

Used at Barrett House (New Ipswich, N.H.),

Additional Identification Number

2761

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Probably American

Dimensions

1/4 in (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Caroline Barr Wade

Accession Number

1987.989

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