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Medium:
Pen and black ink, brush and gray watercolor, gold on light green paper
Dimensions:
26.8 × 16.6 cm (10 9/16 × 6 9/16 in.)
Type:
jewelry
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
probably Naples, South Italy, Italy
Date:
late 18th century
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Jewelry design for a necklace. For the chain, four different shapes are suggested. Hanging from a knotted ribbon is an oval pendant with a bouquet of flowers tied with ribbon in the center, framed by a row of diamonds. Bevelled corners.
Credit Line:
Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund
Accession Number:
1938-88-797
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4657968fc-e243-4882-a853-b175a05bf955
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1938-88-797