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Pearl bead top, 2 pearl bead pendants at each end.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

French, 1840–60

Object Place

France

Dimensions

14 x 16.2 x 2.8 cm (5 1/2 x 6 3/8 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

43.2241

Medium or Technique

Synthetic pearls, tortoise shell colored comb, gold-colored metal, and cotton string

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Hair Ornaments