Ocean State Mementos: Costume Jewelry of Rhode Island
Providence Children's Museum
October 23, 2014
Thursday 6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Admission: $5 and $10
Join Associate Curator Laura Johnson for an illustrated lecture on the history and fashion of jewelry in Rhode Island. From gold-filled to glass, the Ocean State was a crucial player in creating what women wore every day. See images of pieces from Historic New England’s collection. After the talk, see examples from a private collection, all with an emphasis on Rhode Island's costume and fashion jewelry industry.
Admission: $5 Historic New England and Providence Children’s Museum members, $10 nonmembers
Registration is required. Providence Children's Museum members must call to register. Please call 401-728-9696 for more information.