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Necklace

Scope note

Ornaments worn around the neck, usually in the form of chains or strands of beads, pearls, stones, or the like, and often including a suspended ornamental pendant. Use "chokers" for short, narrow necklaces worn close to the throat. Use "dog collars (necklaces)" for wide ornamental bands worn tightly around the neck.

This term has 120 records attributed within our system.

Term type

AAT
Object name

Getty AAT term number

300046001

Term used for

necklets

Equivalent Terms used

necklaces

Created

11yrs ago

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