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Earrings

Object Number: 
Z.2031ab
Date: 
1750-1900
Medium: 
Jet, gold
Dimensions: 
overall: 2 x 3/4 in.
Description: 
Pair of jet and gold earrings, with earlier and later elements; top element of jet roundel framed with gold and decorated with gold floral button (one jet roundel detached); screw-back findings; drop element of later design attached to roundel; cluster of jet beads surmounted by grape-leaves in gold and bent-wire decoration.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Mrs. Robert B. Noyes
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group