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Pair of Earrings

1969.3020.1-.2 (RS8324)

Description

Pair of gold and onyx earrings, gold acanthus shaped surmounts with black enamel, supports black onyx ball drops, gold ear wire fasteners.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1880
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
EARRING
earrings (jewelry)
Dimensions
9/16 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.3020.1-.2
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
101030
Reference Notes
For more information on the Codman estate see the entire issue of "Old Time New England" 71, no. 258 (1981).

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