Watch chain

Watch chain
Title
Watch chain
Date 
1775-1825
Medium 
Gold, silver, stone
Dimensions 
Overall: 7 1/2 x 2 x 5/8 in. ( 19 x 5.1 x 1.6 cm )
Description 
Gold watch chain with bail at one end, barrel-shaped silver filigree charm which slides along the length of chain, circular bail with three charms at the opposite end; one charm is a watch key with pale yellow faceted gemstone at the head and with straight silver jaw; one charm is a clear gemstone with gold bezel and shank in openwork peacock feather design; the third charm is gold and looks like the silver filigree charm on the chain, except the gold charm has a round finial at the outer end and circular bail at the opposite end.
Credit Line 
Gift of Joanna Kuypers Sluyter, 1913
Object Number 
INV.12404
Marks 
handwritten: one side of tag: "JOANNA K. / SLUYTER" handwritten: opposite side of tag: "3-22-13"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group