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Benson'S Engagement Rings.

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Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Jewelry -- Ring

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1897
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC JEWE-Rin
Clocks & watches
Jewelry -- England
Content : Title from folder.

Content : Printed on border: "5000 at lowest merchants' cash prices, set with brilliants, emeralds, rubies, sapphires, pearls, turquoise, &c." "J. W. Benson, steam factory : 62 & 64, Ludgate Hill, E.C." "English keyless half-chronometer, best London make. Breguet sprung and adjusted. In hunting, half-hunting, or crystal glass, massive 18-ct. gold cases." " 'Special Make.' Three-quarter plate lever movement, jewelled throughout, keyless action, seconds dial. In 18-ct. gold cases, either hunting, half-hunting, or crystal glass. Engraved or plain, with monogram." Written on border: "Diamond jubilee number, 1897" Includes additional text.

Source identifier: ILN (Hades Legacy Identifier / Struc ID)
Type of Resource
Still image
Dynix : 1955054
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b17477189
Barcode : 33333159420294
UUID: bfe63690-c556-012f-d105-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1897: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Benson'S Engagement Rings." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1897. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-25a1-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Benson'S Engagement Rings." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 28, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-25a1-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1897). Benson'S Engagement Rings. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-25a1-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Benson'S Engagement Rings.