Pair of X-shaped pearl earrings
Length x width: 1.6 x 1.9 cm (5/8 x 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Gold (18 kt) and Biwa pearl
Not On View
The earrings are in the form of a gold cross with rounded edges. Three parts of each cross are decorated with a Biwa pearl.
Impresed 18 K and GY on reverse of each earring
1980s-90s, purchased by Dale and Doug Anderson from dealer Dexter Cirillo; 2012, gift of the Andersons to the MFA. (Accession date: June 27, 2012)
Gift of Dale and Doug Anderson
Reproduced with permission.