Search the Collection
Advanced Search

Four cultured half pearls (or mabe pearls), two have nuclei and glue, the others are hollow

Date: 1950-1990
Dimensions:
Overall: 8 x 11 x 11 mm, 1.83 g
Medium: Cultured half pearl (or mabe pearl), nuclei, glue
Credit Line: ANMM Collection Gift from the George Family and Adrian Jackson
Object Name: Half pearls
Object No: 00042937

User Terms

    HistoryA cardboard box (00042910) containing assorted packages of pearls and nuclei with notes as to origin -DG's 'little museum' - curio box - including natural pearls, some natural blisters (hollow), a natural pearl formed from the back of the shell. Information given by Nick George.
    Additional Titles

    Collection title: Denis George Collection

    Collection title: Four cultured half pearls (or mabe pearls), two have nuclei and glue, the others are hollow

    Discuss this Object

    Comments

    Please log in to add a comment.