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Pendant

Object Number: 
INV.12381
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Mother-of-pearl
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 1/4 x 1 5/8 in. ( 5.7 x 4.1 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on reverse: "Bethlehem"
Description: 
Oval pendant of mother-of-pearl plaque; religious scene carved on obverse (baptism?); "Bethlehem" engraved on reverse; pierced holes frame plaque (perhaps through which to suspend other religious trinkets); metal round bail attachment.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Isabella Vaché Cox
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group