Metal, chalcedony, malechite, enamel
Overall: 1/2 x 1 7/8 x 5/8 in. ( 1.3 x 4.8 x 1.6 cm )
engraved: reverse of inlay: "ABC / Jan. 1, 1858"
Band bracelet with chalcedony and malachite flower inlayed on enamel, set in bezel; engraved elongated arabesques with garden carpet design flank each side of the inlay; the band is adjustable with three key hole shaped perforations at one end and a head which slides into the perforations at the opposite end.
This bracelet belonged to Angeline Burr Corse, daughter of Israel Corse Jr. (1819-1885) and Catharine Ketchum Corse, his second wife. Angeline was the donor's mother in law.
Gift of Miss Lena Cadwalader Evans
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