Earring (one of a pair)

mid-19th century


7 x 1.4 x 1 cm (2 3/4 x 9/16 x 3/8 in.)

Medium or Technique

Gold metal and enamel

Not On View


Textiles and Fashion Arts


Jewelry / Adornment, Earrings, flares, plugs, studs

Pair of gold and enamel long drop earrings. Small square ornament at top with long roughly rectangular pendant, design of butterflies in polychrome enamel on black. To be attached to ears by screw.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Lawrence H. Wetherell