Diamante runway earring (one of a pair)
Kenneth Jay Lane (American, born in 1932)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This pear-shaped clip-on earring is paved with prong-set rhinestones of various sizes. A large faceted glass drop is suspended in the center of the earring.
"K.J.L." on ear clip
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.
Gift of Carole Tanenbaum