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Pair of Earrings

1919.620AB (RS6759)

Description

Red horsehair earrings in the shape of flowers with gold ear wires.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1860
Material
gold (metal)
horsehair
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
Earring
earrings (jewelry)
gold (metal)
horsehair
Dimensions
1 x 3/8 (WxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1919.620AB
GUSN
102375
Reference Notes
For a similar set of horsehair jewelry see Bury, Shirley, "Jewellery, 1789-1910," v. 2 (1991): 690-691.
Related Items
Title c - Hair jewelry Accession number 1919.619 a Notes Jewelry and related items donated by Mrs. Anzolethe Munroe Amazeen:
Title Horsehair earrings Accession number 1919.620

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