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Pair of earrings (two of two)

South Asian, probably South Indian
possibly 19th–early 20th century


Object Place: South Asia, probably South India

Dimensions

Overall: 5 x 3 x 2 cm (1 15/16 x 1 3/16 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

18.121b

Medium or Technique

Gold; set with rubies, sapphires, and pearls

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Collections

Jewelry

Classifications

Earrings, flares, plugs, studs

Gold earring (one of a pair with 18.121a) in the shape of a mango set with rubies and sapphires, surrounded by pearls.

Provenance

Gift of Miss Louise M. Nathurst, 1918.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Louise M. Nathurat