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1998.5131AB (RS21890)

Description

Pair of jet pendant earrings; open tear-drop shape w/ ridged decoration and balled teardrop hanging in center; tri-foliate decoration attached at top; brass hook on back.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1870
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
jet (coal)
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
EARRING
earrings (jewelry)
Jet
jet (coal)
Dimensions
1.25 x 0.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5131AB
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24247

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