Earring (one of a pair)

American or European
Second half 19th century

Object Place: American or European


4.5 x 2 x 1.5 cm (1 3/4 x 13/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Seed pearls and mother-of-pearl and synthetic mono-filamnet

Not On View


Americas, Europe, Jewelry


Earrings, flares, plugs, studs

Made entirely of seed pearls attached with thread to a mother-of-pearl backing. Floral spray hangs from a leaf-shaped motif which is attached to the mount.

Credit Line

Bequest of Maxim Karolik