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Book chain link locket

1837–1901


Dimensions

Length (Chain): 21 cm (8 1/4 in.) Length (Pendant): 11 cm (4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

2018.3834

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Classifications

Necklaces and neck bands

Markings

Object is marked on back of chain with "Danecraft Reg. US. Pat. OFF." "Sterling"
Pendant marked on back in a rectangle HW99 (?) and another rectangle with 21

Provenance

Between about 1970s and 2018, acquired by Carole Tanenbaum, Toronto, Ontario [see note]; 2018, gift of Carole Tanenbaum to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 12, 2018)

NOTE: This is part of a large collection of costume jewelry given to the MFA in 2018, which had been built over about 40 years.

Credit Line

Gift of Carole Tanenbaum