Pair of earrings

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

ca. 1955

GUSN

GUSN-306993

Description

Pair of earrings modeled after a single dogwood blossom with four ribbed petals. The backs of the petals and the center of the flower are plated in gold. The petal interiors are enameled white. The earrings attach with flip clasps.

Details

Descriptive Terms

earrings (jewelry)
white metal
gold alloy
enamel (fused coating)
Jewelry
Ornament, Ear
Earring
Earring

Label

This white dogwood blossom, a close replica of one designed by Tiffany & Co., remained one of Trifari's most popular designs for decades.

Additional Identification Number

995.2

Maker

Trifari, Krussman, and Fishel, Inc. (Manufacturer)

Object Type

Adornment; Body Adornments

Accession Number

2014.43.2.2AB

Places

Providence (Providence county, Rhode Island)