Necklace

Object Number: 
INV.12691.67
Date: 
1800-1880
Medium: 
Hair, gold
Dimensions: 
overall (as found): 1 1/2 x 11 1/2 x 5 in. ( 3.8 x 29.2 x 12.7 cm )
Description: 
Hairwork necklace with gold fittings; hair is braided into a thin cord with gold clasp fastener at the ends, with 2 gold cylindrical beads on 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