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1998.5134AB (RS21943)

Description

Pair of gold eardrops. Gold ear wire attached to gold cross w/ seed pearl at center and four garnets placed between the arms. A small gold ball is suspended from the cross.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1920
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
garnet (mineral)
gold (metal)
pearl (animal material)
soldering
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
EARRING
earrings (jewelry)
Garnet
garnet (mineral)
gold (metal)
Gold Plate
pearl (animal material)
Seed Pearl
Soldered
soldering
Dimensions
0.875 x 0.25 x 0.125 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5134AB
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24250

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