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Earring

1998.4878AB (RS21865)

Description

Pair of small round pearl-like clip earrings w/ sterling silver backing w/ screwing piece to clip onto ear.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1890
Inscriptions
Impressed stamp on backing: ""STERLING""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
painting (coating)
porcelain
silver (metal)
sterling silver
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
EARRING
earrings (jewelry)
Painted
painting (coating)
Porcelain
Possibly porcelain
silver (metal)
Sterling Silver
sterling silver
Dimensions
0.75 x 0.5 x 0.625 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.4878AB
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
23924

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