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Earring

1933.44 (RS7447)

Description

This single earring is composed of a beige "lava" carved rosette surmount from which is suspended a carved acorn drop. The earring attaches with a gold hinged ear wire.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1880
Location of origin
Possibly Italy
Material
gold (metal)
limestone
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
Earring
earrings (jewelry)
gold (metal)
limestone
Dimensions
5/16 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1933.44
GUSN
100989
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