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Lion head earring (one of a pair)

Joseph J. Mazer & Co. (American, 1946 – 1981)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Gold plate, enamel, imitation pearl

Not On View


Earrings, flares, plugs, studs


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