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Title: Turquoise and silver necklace

Accession Number: 2005.34.325
Category: CLOTHING & ACCESSORIES - ADORNMENT
Type: necklace
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Materials: metal
Description: Necklace; Turquoise and silver necklace; from the collection of Captain Richard C. Mears (1829-1899); necklace, most likely silver plated, with a spring ring clasp and partial chain, with a large "turquoise" pendant surounded in an elaborately decorated setting of the same silver plated metal; on either side of the large pendant are flat, silver plated beads, followed by a small version of the large pendant, and then one more flat silver bead (so the pattern on each side is "silver bead, turquoise pendant, silver bead).

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