American Decorative Arts
Manufacturer: Trifari, American, founded 1925

“Gems of India” necklace and earring set with box

1951

Rhinestones, leatherette, satin

See components.
Gift of Stewart G. Rosenblum, J.D. 1974, M.A. 1974, M.Phil. 1976, Ph.D. 2010, in memory of his aunt Helen D. Gordon
2002.128.17.1-.3
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Jewelry
Geography: 
Manufactured in Providence, Rhode Island
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Owned by Helen D. Gordon (Mrs. Benjamin Samuel Gordon), b. February 16, 1904, d. December 4, 1996, of Scarsdale, New York.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 2002,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2003): 139.

Erin E. Eisenbarth, Baubles, Bangles, and Beads American Jewelry from Yale University, 1700-2005 (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2005), 10, checklist, no. 49.

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