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Pair of Bracelets

Artist:
Painted by John Carlin (American, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 1813–1891 New York)
Date:
1840
Geography:
Made in New York, New York, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Gold, watercolor on ivory, hair
Dimensions:
Bracelet (MLP): L. 5 1/4 in. (13.3 cm) Bracelet (CAP): L. 5 in. (12.7 cm) Miniatures: 1 7/16 x 1 3/16 in. (3.7 x 3 cm)
Classification:
Jewelry
Credit Line:
Dale T. Johnson Fund, 2001
Accession Number:
2001.340a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 754
Signature: [on second bracelet, on obverse, at lower left, within the stippling of the clouds]: J Carlin

Inscription: Engraved on verso: CAP [in monogram] / July 1840
Engraved on verso: MLP [in monogram] / 1840
Ex-collection Katherine Fries of Arlington, Virginia.
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