Pair of earrings

about 1950
Carol Kramer (American, 1918–1986)


Object Place: New York, New York

Dimensions

Overall: 5.1 x 2.5 x 1.9 cm (2 x 1 x 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2006.294.1-2

Medium or Technique

Silver, moonstone and amethyst

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Jewelry

Classifications

Earrings, flares, plugs, studs

Silver earring comprised of amorphic form with twisted and scored arm holding suspended moonstone. Bezel-set rectangular faceted pink stone ( probably tourmaline). Screw-back fitting

Markings

"STERLING" artist's stamp, circle with mushroom

Provenance

Gansevoort Gallery; Daphne Farago, December 26, 1996 Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

© Estate of Sam Kramer