Earrings (pair)

Object Number: 
INV.12691.61ab
Date: 
1840-1880
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
overall (each): 1/4 x 1 1/4 x 1 1/2 in. ( 0.6 x 3.2 x 3.8 cm )
Description: 
Pair of yellow metal (possibly brass) wire hook hoop earrings; wire hook swivels to the side, and is secured by a groove in the inside of the hoop.
Gallery Label: 
These earrings were in a jewelry box which belonged to Adelaide L. Livingston (1852-1909).
Credit Line: 
Gift of Goodhue Livingston, 1951
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group