Pair of earrings

about 1949
Ed Wiener (American, 1918–1991)


Object Place: New York, New York

Dimensions

Overall: 5.7 x 1.6 x 1.6 cm (2 1/4 x 5/8 x 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

2006.596.1-2

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Jewelry

Classifications

Earrings, flares, plugs, studs

Silver drop earrings in the form of stylized primitive masks formed of semi circular elements. Screw back fittings.

Signed

Both earrings stamped "Sterling", no maker's mark

Provenance

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

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection