Earring (one of a pair)

Probably French
19th century


Object Place: Probably France

Dimensions

7 x 2.5 x 1.8 cm (2 3/4 x 1 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

63.2581a

Medium or Technique

Silver metal and glass paste

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Earrings, flares, plugs, studs

One of a pair of earrings made of faux diamonds set in silver. Screw type. Four pear shaped stones around a bow in center. Rosette at ear lobe. Stone missing from center of bow on “a”.

Markings

There is a mark on the back of each earring in the center of the bow. It is diamond shaped and looks to have an R an anchor and a Co.

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Mary Wade White, from her children