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Watch chain

Watch chain
Watch chain
Title
Watch chain
Date 
1840-1880
Medium 
Hair, metal
Dimensions 
Overall: 9 5/8 x 5/8 x 5/8 in. ( 24.4 x 1.6 x 1.6 cm )
Description 
Three-stranded hairwork watch chain with metal fittings at the ends with metal rings attached, and an adjustable security cuff at the center; the three narrow strands are identical, woven flat with a chain design running the lengths and having woven edges; the fittings and cuff are stamped with rinceau design; the ring at one end sits flat with the chain, the ring at the opposite end sits perpendicular to the chain.
Credit Line 
Gift of Miss Anna Roelker
Object Number 
1940.89
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group