Necklace

Object Number: 
INV.12691.69
Date: 
1860-1870
Medium: 
Hair, gold
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1/4 x 30 x 3 1/2 in. ( 0.6 x 76.2 x 8.9 cm )
Description: 
Dark brown hairwork slide necklace with gold fittings; hair is woven into a thin cord; V-shaped fitting with swivel catch bail; 3 cylindrical beads along the length.
Gallery Label: 
This necklace was among the items found in a jewelry box which belonged to Adelaide Livingston (1852-1909).
Credit Line: 
Gift of Goodhue Livingston, 1951
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group