From the Past (1854): A Chapter on Necklaces, Old and New
Originally published in Godey's Magazine and Lady's Book in 1854 (pp. 213-216), this article presents a brief history of necklaces among the classic Egyptians, Greeks, and Romans, as well as the British, from the perspective of an educated English lady. It is an instructive early study of strung adornments based on antiquarian, historical, and literary sources.
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"From the Past (1854): A Chapter on Necklaces, Old and New."
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