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Group of ten related jewelry elements (necklace or hair ornament)

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Turquoise and garnet set in enameled gilt; design of all pieces based on a rosette form with center of rosette garnet; (a) necklace designed to clasp in front with central rectangular motive; (b) hair ornament on gilded wire with five rosettes soldered to wire (one ornament now unsoldered); (c)...

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Credit Line

Gift in memory of Mrs. Horatio Appleton Lamb

French, 19th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

15.3 x 16.5 x 2.1 cm (6 x 6 1/2 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.1268b

Medium or Technique

Gold-colored metal with enameled gilt, turquoise, garnet, and metal wire

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Necklaces, Neck Bands