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Pearls graduated in size with rosettes of green paste set in gilded metal between pearls.

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Gift in memory of Mrs. Horatio Appleton Lamb

French, Mid-19th century

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16.4 x 4.5 x 2 cm (6 7/16 x 1 3/4 x 13/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Synthetic pearls, paste stones, and gilt metal


Textiles and Fashion Arts


Jewelry / Adornment, Hair Ornaments