Necklace

French
mid-19th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

37 x 13.5 cm (14 9/16 x 5 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

53.424

Medium or Technique

Glass beads and cut copper alloy beads on silk thread

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Necklaces and neck bands

A necklace of black and gold minute beads, solid rectangular medallions showing minute gold quartrefoils on black ground; at both of necklace and on each side front, areas between formed of loose hanging strands of black and gold beads.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Nathaniel M. Safford