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Bracelet clasp

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One of a pair, elliptical clasps of gold, bordered with pearls, containing narrow braids and bowknots of hair.

Provenance

Karolik Collection. Miss Martha C. Codman; 1923, gift of Miss Martha C. Codman to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Martha C. Codman, M. and M. Karolik Collection of 18th century American Arts

about 1800

Object Place

London, England

Dimensions

2.54 x 3.81 cm (1 x 1 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

23.286

Medium or Technique

Metal; gold

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Bracelets, Armlets