Earrings

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1950-1960

GUSN

GUSN-101511

Description

Each earring in this pair consists of a rosette of pink sequins, each sequin set with a silver bead. The rosettes are stitched to a textile felt backing with an attached metal mount. The earrings attach with clip backs.

Details

Descriptive Terms

earrings (jewelry)
sequins (spangles)
glass (material)
felt (textile)
Earring

Associated Building

Original to Merwin House (Stockbridge, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

958
1966.2293.1
1966.2293.2

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Vipont de R.D. Merwin

Accession Number

1966.2293AB

Reference Notes

For more information on 20th century costume jewelry see Cera, Deanna Farneti, ed. "Jewels of Fantasy: Costume Jewelry of the 20th Century," (1992).