Parure of cabochon and faceted garnets and seed pearls, set in gilt metal. Necklace (a), brooch (b) and two pins (c and d). Seed pearls in pins only. Settings are attached together with gilt links so any combination. No stones missing.
Gift to the MFA, 1960
Gift from the Estate of Mary Babcock Alward
American or European, mid-19th century
United States or Europe
22.6 x 12.5 x 1.8 cm (8 7/8 x 4 15/16 x 11/16 in.) measured with chain extended straight back from pendant
Medium or Technique
Garnets, set in gilt metal, seed pearls