Race horse earring (one of a pair)
Coro (American, 1901–1979)
Medium or Technique
Gold-plated base metal, glass
Not On View
This gold-plated clip-on earring features a race horse with a baguette-encrusted harness. The horse has a blue, marquise-cut rhinestone eye and two red, marquise-cut ears.
Coro [on ear clip]
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.
Gift of Carole Tanenbaum