Earring (one of a pair)

Italian
19th century


Dimensions

7.2 x 1.8 x 1.9 cm (2 13/16 x 11/16 x 3/4 in.)

Medium or Technique

Amber and pearls set in gilt metal

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Earrings, flares, plugs, studs

Pair of amber earrings, for pierced ears, shaped like acorns, with gilded cap and end, joined to cut amber stud by two seed pearls and orange-colored jewel.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Henry Lyman