Pair of earrings
Designed by Peggy Ackerly (American, 1921–2011)
Object Place: New York, New York
Overall: 3.5 x 2.5 x 1.9 cm (1 3/8 x 1 x 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silver, cowrie shell, garnet
Not On View
Abstract shape silver clip-on earring with applied cowrie shell, silver looped wire and garnet . Clip fittings are engraved with floral designs
Each impressed on reverse device of a mushroom within a circle surmounted by two semi-circles with "sterling." Inside each clip fitting is "PAT/1967965"
Gansevoort Gallery; Daphne Farago, June 14, 1997 Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.
The Daphne Farago Collection
© Estate of Sam Kramer