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1966.2286AB (RS8176)

Description

Each earring in this pair of drop earrings consists of clusters of blue plastic balls set on gold-colored metal pins and suspended from gold-colored metal links. Each earring cluster is suspended from a blue button mounted on a gold-colored metal post. The earrings attach with screw back fasteners.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1950-1960
Associated Building
Original to Merwin House (Stockbridge, Mass.).
Material
plastic by composition or origin
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
Earring
earrings (jewelry)
plastic by composition or origin
Accession Number
1966.2286AB
Credit Line
Bequest of Vipont de R.D. Merwin
GUSN
101504
Reference Notes
For more information on 20th century costume jewelry see Cera, Deanna Farneti, ed. "Jewels of Fantasy: Costume Jewelry of the 20th Century," (1992).

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