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Pair of earrings

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Silver drop earrings in the form of stylized primitive masks formed of semi circular elements. Screw back fittings.

Signed

Both earrings stamped "Sterling", no maker's mark

Provenance

Gansevoort Gallery; Daphne Farago, December 26, 1996 Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

about 1949

Object Place

New York, New York

Dimensions

Overall: 5.7 x 1.6 x 1.6 cm (2 1/4 x 5/8 x 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

2006.596.1-2

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Earrings, Flares, Plugs, Studs