Necklace

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1768-1799

GUSN

GUSN-26123

Description

A string of 49 graduated, ovoid beads. Each bead is composed of blown glass coated with a thin, nacreous film on the interior then filled with wax. Strung on spun linen thread with a ribbon tie (added later).

Details

Descriptive Terms

beads (pierced objects)
wax
Jewelry
Necklace
Wax
Necklace

Associated Building

Gilman Garrison House (Exeter, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

11 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perry Dudley

Accession Number

1966.1390