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1966.2297AB (RS8206)

Description

Each earring in this pair consists of a pink and white speckled round plastic cabochon glued in a circular gold-colored and textured metal mount. 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
Dimensions
3/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1966.2297AB
Credit Line
Bequest of Vipont de R.D. Merwin
GUSN
101515
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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