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Bracelet and necklace clasp

Object Number: 
Z.2180a-c
Date: 
1840-1880
Medium: 
Glass, metal, string
Dimensions: 
overall (bracelet, fastened): 3/8 x 1 7/8 x 2 1/8 in. ( 1 x 4.8 x 5.4 cm ) overall (clasp): 1/4 x 5/8 x 3/8 in. ( 0
Marks: 
engraved: obverse of bracelet clasp, reverse of necklace clasp: "MEB"
Description: 
Child's bracelet and necklace clasp (broken set); bracelet has 11 strands of blue glass beads and metal clasp fastener with "MEB" engraved across obverse; clasp is studded on obverse and has "MEB" engraved across reverse.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Irene M. and Emily L. Braman, 1947
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group