Earring

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1850-1880

GUSN

GUSN-100989

Description

This single earring is composed of a beige "lava" carved rosette surmount from which is suspended a carved acorn drop. The earring attaches with a gold hinged ear wire.

Details

Descriptive Terms

earrings (jewelry)
limestone
gold (metal)
Earring

Additional Identification Number

432

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Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Possibly Italy

Object Type

Adornment

Dimensions

5/16 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1933.44