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Prismatic earring (one of a pair)

American
1960–1969


Accession Number

2018.4123.1

Medium or Technique

Plastic (Lucite and bakelite), metal

Not On View

Classifications

Earrings, flares, plugs, studs

Prismatic clip-on earring of laminated Lucite and black bakelite.

Provenance

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