Object Place: Mexico, Guatemala, Belize, or Honduras
1 x 2.6 x 2.7 cm (3/8 x 1 x 1 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Jadeite: traces of red pigment
Not On View
A pair of square earflares carved in the shape of a four-petaled flower. Although they are the same size, one is carved from a mottled green jadeite and the other is carved from a more uniform, dark green jadeite.
About 1971-1973, purchased in Guatemala by John B. Fulling (b. 1924 – d. 2005), Lighthouse Point, Florida; 1987, year-end gift of John B. Fulling to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 20, 1988)
Gift of John B. Fulling