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Earring finding

1984.1401 (RS170278)

Description

This wire earring finding was once one of a pair of earrings that attached to the ears with a screw-back closure. From the remaining elements it would appear to have been a dangle or possibly chandelier-style earring. It no longer retains its decorative elements or its pair.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1930-1970
Location of origin
American (use)
Material
metal
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
Earring
earrings (jewelry)
metal
Dimensions
5/8 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1984.1401
Credit Line
Bequest of Ise Gropius
GUSN
271975

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