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Pair of Earrings

1969.3018.1-2 (RS8322)

Description

Glass drop earrings, oval glass over pieces of multi-colored foil set in gold-plated metal with scalloped rim, suspended from gold buttons and wire ear fasteners.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1875-1925
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
glass (material)
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
EARRING
earrings (jewelry)
glass (material)
Dimensions
7/16 in (A); 7/16 in (B) x 1/4 in (A); 1/4 in (B) (WxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.3018.1-2
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
101059
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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