Long chain

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1860-1920

GUSN

GUSN-24263

Description

Gold long chain w/ slide. Slide is roughly cruciform w/ arms of equal length. The center of this is inlaid w/ a (faux?) diamond w/ three (faux?) pearls at the top and bottom. The arms are round in shape and etched.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chains (object genres)
etching (corroding)
etching (printing process)
gold (metal)
paste (glass)
stamping (forming)
glass (material)
Gold Plate
Paste Gem
Stamped
Etched
CHAIN

Inscription

Stamped on swivel: ""W & SB [star]""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

W. & S. B. (Maker)

Object Type

Adornment

Dimensions

48.5 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5144