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Pair of earrings


Object Place: Europe, France

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Other; Pearl

Not On View


Europe, Jewelry


Earrings, flares, plugs, studs

Necklace with Baroque seed pearls in three large rosettes and eight small rosettes, with semi-precious stones: Pair of bracelets with seed pearls and semi-precious stones: Pair of earrings and a brooch and a gold ring, all set with seed pearls and semi-precious stones. This set was worn by Mrs. Jennings’ Great Grandmother at a ball given in honor of General Lafayette at Castle Garden in NYC on Sept. 14, 1824, and was commissioned for the occasion.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Louise Rodman Jennings, Georgeanna Hatch and Rodman Gearhart in memory of their mother Louise Rodman Gearhart