Earring finding

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1930-1970

GUSN

GUSN-271975

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

Descriptive Terms

earrings (jewelry)
metal
Earring

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

American (use)

Object Type

Adornment

Dimensions

5/8 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Ise Gropius

Accession Number

1984.1401