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Earrings

Object Number: 
INV.12675.3ab
Date: 
1800-1875
Medium: 
Silver, gilt
Dimensions: 
overall (each): 3/8 x 1 x 1 5/8 in. ( 1 x 2.5 x 4.1 cm )
Description: 
Pair of silver gilt filigree earrings (no wire hooks or screws); shield-shaped, a loop at the top interlocks with an inverted triangular piece which curves outward, with trefoil beneath; at the bottom, a lozenge-shaped piece with trefoil beneath are suspended from each side.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Wilmot T. Cox, 1942
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group