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Necklace

Object Number: 
Z.2271.7
Date: 
1850-1880
Medium: 
Silk, silver, other metal, paste
Dimensions: 
overall (clasped): 1/4 x 3/4 x 17 3/4 in. ( 0.6 x 1.9 x 45.1 cm )
Description: 
Black grosgrain ribbon necklace (mourning?) with silver ornaments and fittings, and metal clasp fastener of other metal; 8 adjustable ornaments are oval on obverse with a 3-petal flower at the center with stem swirled around it, set with paste gems, reverse has 2 bars through which the ribbon is threaded; findings are in the form of a swirled loop, set with paste gems, attached to clasps (not original).
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group