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Bracelet

Bracelet
Bracelet
Title
Bracelet
Date 
1830-1860
Medium 
Gold, glass
Dimensions 
Overall: 3 1/4 x 2 5/8 x 1/2 in. ( 8.3 x 6.7 x 1.3 cm )
Description 
Gold bracelet with locket at the center, clasp fastener and safety chain; the locket cover, base and fittings are chased with floral and scroll design, inside is a daguerreotype beneath glass; the band is hinged and chased with fleur de lis.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. Richard H. Reeve, 1960
Object Number 
Z.1687
Gallery Label 
The daguerreotype in the locket of this bracelet portrays Michael Murray Van Beuren (1800-1878), of New York City.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group