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Pair of Earrings

1920.204AB (RS6763)

Description

Each earring in this pair is made from faceted amber beads set in metal. A single bead forms the top of the pendant, from which is suspended a cluster of beads. From that cluster hangs an elongated briolette-cut bead. The earrings attach with gold wires.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1880
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
Earring
earrings (jewelry)
Dimensions
3/4 x 5/16 (WxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1920.204AB
GUSN
101055
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