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Earring (one of a pair)

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[One of] A pair of large hollow gilded earrings for pierced ears, design based on sphere and rings, button at top, from button a scrolling stylized foliate and rosette three armed pendent supporting in turn three additional pendents.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. T. Jefferson Newbold

English, 19th century

Object Place



8.7 x 4 x 1.7 cm (3 7/16 x 1 9/16 x 11/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Gilded metal


Textiles and Fashion Arts


Jewelry / Adornment, Earrings, Flares, Plugs, Studs