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Earring

1998.4877AB (RS21867)

Description

Pair of black jet earrings w/ classical female heads and w/ hooked metal backing.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1870
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
jet (coal)
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
Classical
Classical Figure
EARRING
earrings (jewelry)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Jet
jet (coal)
Woman
women (female humans)
Dimensions
1 x 0.625 x 0.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.4877AB
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
23923

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