Pair of earrings
Overall: 6.4 x 2.5 cm (2 1/2 x 1 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Each earring is comprised of a loosely defined, broad-petaled flower with pollen indicated at the center. Two, small, square ebony elements descend from the flower. Gold links connect the whole, and small, irregular pieces of gold dangle from the links and on the ebony.
On back of each earring, stamped incuse "Janiyé," "24K," "18K."
Between about 1965 and 1975, acquired from the artist by Irma Sims Rubenstein; 2003, gift of the family of Irma Sims Rubinstein to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 25, 2003)
Gift of the grandchildren of Irma Sims Rubenstein
Reproduced with permission.