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Bracelet clasp (one of a pair)

A painted scene of two children underneath a tree in sepia tones. One child is leaning against a plinth and holding a dove while the second reclines on the ground and points upward. The painting is under glass and set within an octagonal gold frame. On each side of the clasp is a conforming...

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Collection of Mrs. E.A. Elton by 1888; to MFA February 1888, bequest. "Painted at Jeffreys and Jones, London" (from card)

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. M. A. Elton

English, about 1789

Object Place for Label

London, England

Object Place

London, England

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Gold, watercolor on ivory, hair




Jewelry / Adornment, Bracelets, Armlets