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Bracelet With Geometric Gemstones, ca. 1930

This is a Bracelet with Geometric Gemstones. It was retailed by J. E. Caldwell & Co. . It is dated ca. 1930. Its medium is diamonds, platinum.

Lavish displays of white diamonds featuring the latest cuts and geometric settings became a staple of evening dress for the most well-heeled American women. This bracelet was sold by Philadelphia jeweler J. E. Caldwell & Company around 1925–30. .

It is credited Collection of the Newark Museum, Purchase 2007, Friends of the Decorative Arts and The Mr. and Mrs. William V. Griffin Fund, 2008.10.

  • Bracelet
  • diamonds, platinum.
  • Private Collection.
  • 41.2016.16
  • Bracelet
  • diamonds, platinum.
  • Private Collection.
  • 41.2016.21

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  • Bracelet
  • diamonds, platinum.
  • Private Collection.
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Its dimensions are

18.41 x 2.06 cm (7 1/4 x 13/16 in)

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition The Jazz Age: American Style in the 1920s.

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