Pendant and Chain
Date: c. 1908
Medium: Silver and enamel, set with opals, pearls, paste, precious and semi-precious stones
Dimensions: pendant: 2 9/16 × 3 1/4 in. (6.5 × 8.3 cm) greatest length: 17 1/4 in. (43.8 cm)
Credit Line: Acquisition Fund, 1993
Object Number: 1993-57
About: The Arts and Crafts Movement provided new employment opportunities for women. Jewelry was a genre that was particularly attractive to women, as it required a relatively small working space and could even be located within the home. Arthur and Georgie Gaskin were husband and wife, working in their native city of Birmingham
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