carcanet (n.) Old form(s): carconet, Carkanet
jewelled necklace
CE III.i.4[Antipholus of Ephesus to Angelo, of Adriana] I lingered with you at your shop / To see the making of her carcanet
Sonn.52.8[of feasts] Like stones of worth they thinly placed are / Or captain jewels in the carcanet
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