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1946

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Parure

This is a Parure. It is dated ca. 1830 and we acquired it in 1946. Its medium is seed pearls, mother-of-pearl, gold, fiber. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by R. Keith Kane. It is credited Gift of the estate and in memory of Robert B. Noyes.

Its dimensions are

Other: 24 cm (9 7/16 in.)

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