Earring

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1865-1875

GUSN

GUSN-284680

Description

This single earring was once part of a larger set of jewelry, of which the necklace 1969.3010.1 survives. The earring consists of a smaller five-point star made of faceted black glass and set in a black enameled bezel. It attaches to the ear with a metal s-curved ear wire.

Details

Descriptive Terms

earrings (jewelry)
glass (material)
metal
Set, Jewelry

Associated Building

Original To Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

1969.3010.1-.2
482

Related Items

Title Necklace Accession Number 1969.3010.1

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Adornment

Dimensions

1 1/2 x 1/8 x 1 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.3010.2A

Date

1865-1875 (Appears in photograph of Frances Bowdoin Bradlee ca. 1875)