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Pair of textured earrings

Italian
1980s
Anton Frühauf (Italian, 1914–1999)


Dimensions

Overall: 4 x 2.3 x 1.4 cm (1 9/16 x 7/8 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

2012.541.1-2

Medium or Technique

Gold (18kt)

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Earrings, flares, plugs, studs

Each earring is designed as a cast, openwork drop with a textured finish.

Markings

AF / 750

Provenance

Between 1965 and 1995, sold by Anton Fruhauf, Merano, Italy, to Karen Rotenberg, Boston; 2012, gift of Karen Rotenberg to the MFA. (Accession date: September 26, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Karen Sethur Rotenberg in memory of Sylvia Sethur