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1939.543ab (RS7741)

Description

Two rectangular paste earrings, one with pink foil backing the other with orange foil, both set in silver with loops at bottom for the attachment of drops (missing), gold colored hinged wire ear fasteners on reverse.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1780-1804
Material
silver (metal)
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
EARRING
earrings (jewelry)
silver (metal)
Dimensions
5/16 in (A); 5/16 in (B) x 1/2 in (A); 1/2 in (B) (WxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1939.543ab
GUSN
101015
Related Items
Title Paste earrings Accession number 1939.543 Notes Jewelry and related items donated by Mrs. Marion O'Connor:
Title Sampler by Patty Frye Accession number 1941.734
Title Sampler by Martha Frye Abbot Accession number 1941.735

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