Gold nugget charm. Belonged to C. Malcolm Watkins' great grandmother Lura Burgess Thomas. Given to her by a relative who took part in the gold rush. United States, 1850-1880

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1850-1880

GUSN

GUSN-310827

Description

Gold charm, shaped like a gold nugget. Given to Lura Burgess Thomas by a relative who took part in the gold rush.

Details

Descriptive Terms

charms
gold (metal)
Symbol, Spiritual
Charm
Charm

Additional Identification Number

1299.122

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Personal Symbols; Belief Symbols

Credit Line

Gift of the Joan Pearson Watkins Trust

Accession Number

2015.62.122