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Pair of woman's earrings

American
1950s
Designed by Miriam Haskell (American, 1899–1981)


Dimensions

Overall: 5.1 x 5.1 x 1.3 cm (2 x 2 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2010.1374.1-2

Medium or Technique

Gold-tone metal, rhinestones, and faux pearl

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Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Jewelry

Classifications

Earrings, flares, plugs, studs

Floriform clip earrings with clear rhinestones petals and white pearl-like beads in center. Outside of clip is marked HASKELL.

Markings

Impressed HASKELL on the underside of each clip

Provenance

By 2010, purchased by Jacqueline Fowler, Stanford, CT; 2010, gift of Fowler to the MFA (Accession date: January 26, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Jacqueline Loewe Fowler