ivory body; horn-shaped; silver caps on wide and pointed ends; band around center with star or flower-shaped element; cap at pointed end has quatrefoil element with raised ball decorations and teardrop-shaped raised element on front; cap at wide end has star-shaped raised element and is decorated with rows of incised wavy lines; each cap has attached ovoid silver pendants to which a doubled chain is attached

Horn-shaped pendant with chain, late 19th century

Ivory, silverexpand_more

Gift of William Siegmannexpand_more  2012.7.1

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Horn-shaped pendant with chain
Role
Artist
Accession Number
2012.7.1
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ivory body; horn-shaped; silver caps on wide and pointed ends; band around center with star or flower-shaped element; cap at pointed end has quatrefoil element with raised ball decorations and teardrop-shaped raised element on front; cap at wide end has star-shaped raised element and is decorated with rows of incised wavy lines; each cap has attached ovoid silver pendants to which a doubled chain is attached