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Object ID # 1959.008.010
Object Name Necklace
Title Red Coral Bead Necklace
Lexicon category 3: Personal Artifacts
Made Unknown
Place of Origin Unknown
Description A necklace with red coral beads on a chain with a drop that used to have brilliants. The necklace was tied by using the two red ribbon ends.
Provenance Age and manufacturer unknown. Belonged to Rosina Hartwich (neƩ Eydt). She
Collection Toys & Games, 19th-c Collection
Material Coral/Ribbon/Dye
Dimensions W-2 L-21 cm
Found Grey County, Ontario
People Hartwich, Rosina
Eydt, Christina
Subjects Jewelry
Search Terms Moggie
Holland Township
Function Historically, red coral beads were often used for doll jewellery or as gifts for little girls.