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Pair of ear pendants

Pair of abstract ear pendants made from cut sheet silver. Each earring is composed of a large triangular shape with a free-form cut-out suspended with a silver wire rivet from a small triangular shape with a cut-out hole. No posts or clips. Signed.

Provenance

March 13, 2012, sold at Skinner Auction Fine Jewelry Sale 2586B, Lot 142, to Daphne Farago; 2012, gift of Daphne Farago to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 26, 2012)

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

1945-1950

Object Place

New York, New York

Dimensions

Overall: 8.3 cm (3 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2012.457.1-2

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Earrings, Flares, Plugs, Studs