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Child's bib clasp

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Two silver bunny clips attached with a chain. Reverse of each bunny is marked STERLING above an oval with the letters W and O inside and a horizontal line extending through the mark.

Marks

STERLIING/with impressed mark for Wachenheimer Bros., Inc. (Providence, RI) on the reverse of each clasp

Provenance

By 2010, purchased by Jacqueline Fowler, Stanford, CT; 2010, gift of Fowler to the MFA (Accession date: January 26, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Jacqueline Loewe Fowler

American (Providence, RI), early 20th century

Dimensions

Overall: 2.5 x 15.9 x 0.3 cm (1 x 6 1/4 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

2010.1372

Medium or Technique

Sterling silver

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment