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Charm hoop earring (one of a pair)

1920–1970
House of Chanel (French, founded 1909)


Dimensions

Height x width: 12.1 × 5.7 cm (4 3/4 × 2 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2018.3868.1

Medium or Technique

Gold tone metal, leather, glass

Not On View

Classifications

Earrings, flares, plugs, studs

Markings

"C Chanel R" " 94 CC C" "Made in France"

Provenance

Between about 1970s and 2018, acquired by Carole Tanenbaum, Toronto, Ontario [see note]; 2018, gift of Carole Tanenbaum to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 12, 2018)

NOTE: This is part of a large collection of costume jewelry given to the MFA in 2018, which had been built over about 40 years.

Credit Line

Gift of Carole Tanenbaum