Earring (one of a pair)

19th century


8.7 x 4.3 x 1.6 cm (3 7/16 x 1 11/16 x 5/8 in.)

Medium or Technique

Gilded metal

Not On View


Textiles and Fashion Arts


Jewelry / Adornment, Earrings, flares, plugs, studs

[One of] A pair of large hollow gilded earrings for pierced ears, design based on sphere and rings, button at top, from button a scrolling stylized foliate and rosette three armed pendent supporting in turn three additional pendents.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. T. Jefferson Newbold