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1998.5133AB (RS21941)

Description

Pair of jet earrings w/ tear-drop shape and raised rose decoration; each w/ 2 jet rings that connect to brass hook.

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)
floral patterns
Jet
jet (coal)
Rose
rose (genus)
Dimensions
2.25 x 0.625 x 0.375 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5133AB
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24249

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