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Earring Stand

1984.280 (RS204088)

Description

This earring stand is composed of a flat metal ribbon arranged in a vertical spiral that rotates around a central rod. The rod is mounted at one end on three small splayed legs which each end in a soft white tip to protect furniture from scratches. The entire stand is enameled black.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1960-1970
Associated Building
Original to Gropius House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
enamel (fused coating)
steel (alloy)
Object type
Merchandising T&E
Descriptive terms
earrings (jewelry)
enamel (fused coating)
Painted
Plastic
Stand, Display
stands (support furniture)
Steel
steel (alloy)
Dimensions
8.25 x 4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1984.280
Credit Line
Bequest of Ise Gropius
GUSN
62236

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