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One of a pair of earrings, see 15.233, en suite with a micromosaic brooch, acc. no. 15.232.

Marks

Marked "INNOCENTI" in oval

Provenance

Purchased in Rome in 1883 by Miss C. L. French; 1915, bequest of Miss C. L. French to the Museum of Fine Arts.

Credit Line

Bequest of Caroline Louise Williams French

Italian (Rome), about 1870

Object Place

Roman

Dimensions

Overall: 5.1 x 1.9 cm (2 x 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

15.234

Medium or Technique

Micromosaic of glass tesserae; gold

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Earrings, Flares, Plugs, Studs