Earrings

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1860-1900

GUSN

GUSN-24245

Description

Pair of gold earrings in the form of twisted grape vine etched to resemble bark, twisted gold tendrils and incised pink coral grape leaves.

Details

Descriptive Terms

earrings (jewelry)
carving (processes)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
corals (animals)
coral (material)
gold (metal)
molding (forming)
polishing
soldering
figure- and animal-derived motifs
corals (animals)
coral (material)
vine scrolls
Victorian
Gold Plate
Coral
Soldered
Molded
Carved
Polished
Victorian
Vine
Leaf
EARRING

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Adornment

Dimensions

0.625 x 0.5 (WxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5129AB