Bracelet clasp

about 1800
Stephen Twycross (1745–1824)


Object Place: Europe, London, England

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

23.286

Medium or Technique

Metal; gold

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Bracelets and armlets

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