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Necklace

Necklace

  • Place of origin:

    France (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1825 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Gold, jade, chrysoprases and rubies

  • Credit Line:

    Cory Bequest

  • Museum number:

    M.139-1951

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Necklace, gold filigree with cannetille and grainti decoration, set with jade, chrysoprases and rubies.

Place of Origin

France (possibly, made)

Date

ca. 1825 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Gold, jade, chrysoprases and rubies

Dimensions

Length: 46 cm unclasped, Height: 18 cm clasped, Width: 18.2 cm clasped, Depth: 1.5 cm

Object history note

The earrings (M.139A&B-1951) were probably not made to match this necklace.

Descriptive line

Gold filigree necklace with cannetille and grainti decoration, set with jade, chrysoprases and rubies, possibly made in France, about 1825

Materials

Gold; Jade; Chrysoprase; Ruby

Categories

Jewellery; Europeana Fashion Project

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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