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1998.5132AB (RS21942)

Description

Pair of jet earrings w/ tear-drop shape w/ scalloped edges; protruding stemmed flower decoration attached to teardrop w/ dangling jet acorn; hook on top (gold?).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1870
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
gold (metal)
jet (coal)
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
EARRING
earrings (jewelry)
Gold Plate
Jet
jet (coal)
Possibly gold (metal)
Dimensions
2.25 x 0.75 x 0.625 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5132AB
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24248

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