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Demi-parure, comprising a necklace, brooch, and pair of earrings

Italian (Rome)
19th century
about 1860–70


Object Place: Europe, Italy

Accession Number

02.87-90

Medium or Technique

Amber, set in gold

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Sets

Demi-parure, comprising a necklace with seventeen pendants, brooch, and pair of earrings. All set in gold in the Etruscan style, with a double rim of gold around the amber; the inner rim fits into the outer so that the amber can be taken out.

Credit Line

Bequest of William Arnold Buffum