Necklace

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

ca. 1857

GUSN

GUSN-24253

Description

Part of set (or parure) consisting of a necklace, brooch and pendant made from multi-colored glass micromosaic medallions depicting flowers, birds and crosses interspersed with gold leaves. The medallions have gold tear-drop-shaped pendants. The necklace closes with a tongue and groove slide clasp.

Details

Descriptive Terms

necklaces
glass (material)
gold (metal)
Classical
floral patterns
Victorian
Glass
Gold Plate
Victorian
Floral
Classical
Necklace

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Adornment

Dimensions

16 x 2 x 0.75 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5137.1