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On View Seamans Gallery, level 2

Object description

  • European silversmith
  • Set of silver filigree jewelry, 19th century
  • Silver
  • Possibly Russia
  • L: 14 1/2
  • Gift of Miss Eleanor and Miss Elizabeth Broadhead, 1993
  • 132885.1A-C

DESCRIPTION

This is a matching jewelry set that includes a silver filigree necklace and pair of earrings. The necklace is lariat style with two foliate teardrop-shaped pendants terminating either end of the chain. A foliate oval-shaped seal briefly attaches the two ends of the chain about three-quarters of the way down. The earrings feature a foliate teardrop-shaped pendant dangling from a single flower.