3531 – Garnet necklace belonging to Julia Pearce

Physical description:
Delicate necklace consisting of garnet cabochons in silver settings, arranged in three groups suggesting leaves, and hanging from a silver chain.
Museum classification:
Modern Witchcraft
Size:
400mm long; set-stone section 35 x 70 x 5
Information:

Part of a collection of gemstone jewellery that belonged to Julia Pearce. She also had several books on the magical and healing properties of crystals and gemstones, now in the museum library.

Garnet has been considered magically powerful since ancient times.

Resource:
Object
Materials:
Metal (silver), garnet