Pair of earrings (one of two)
Object Place: Rome, Italy
Overall: 5.1 x 1.9 cm (2 x 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Micromosaic of glass tesserae; gold
Not On View
One of a pair of earrings, micromosaic of glass tesserae depicting bird on branch scene, set in gold, with two gold drop pendants. Gold is detailed with leaves and bunches of grapes. See 15.234, en suite with a micromosaic brooch, acc. no. 15.232.
Marked "INNOCENTI" in oval
Purchased in Rome in 1883 by Miss C. L. French; 1915, bequest of Miss C. L. French to the Museum of Fine Arts.
Bequest of Caroline Louise Williams French