User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Earring

Half ring of twisted wires to which is soldered nude figure, flat at back, bent into semi-circle; feet close together; hands on hips. Pendant in form of covered pail suspended by ringhandles soldered to sides.

Provenance

By date unknown: Miss Mary C. Wheelwright Collection; gift of Miss Mary C. Wheelwright to MFA, February 5, 1931

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mary C. Wheelwright

Greek,

Accession Number

31.37

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Earrings, Flares, Plugs, Studs