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Pair of earrings

Five flattened, hammered, oval tipped bars of descending size are connected by interlocking wire construction, terminating in spiral design. Brass screw back fitting.

Signed

unsigned

Provenance

A/D Gallery, New York; Daphne Farago, 21 February 2004 Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

© 2011 Calder Foundation, New York / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.

1940–45

Object Place

Probably New York, New York

Dimensions

Overall (each earring): 15.2 x 7 x 1 cm (6 x 2 3/4 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

2006.88.1-2

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Earrings, Flares, Plugs, Studs