2462 – Glass fish pendant

Physical description:
Fish-shaped pendant with hole for suspension near top, made of dark blue glass with gilt decoration.
Museum classification:
Spells & Charms
Size:
27 x 17 x 5
Information:

2461-2464 are identical pendants in different colours. Fish were popular charm motifs - there are plenty of examples in the Scarborough Museums Trust's Clarke collection. Glass pendants were widepread colonial trade items. T.Cadbury, 21/09/2011.

Resource:
Object
Materials:
Glass, gilt paint

2461-2464 are identical pendants in different colours. Fish were popular charm motifs - there are plenty of examples in the Scarborough Museums Trust's Clarke collection. Glass pendants were widepread colonial trade items. T.Cadbury, 21/09/2011.