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Earring (one of a pair)

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A pair of earrings for pierced ears made of gilded filigree with small rosette button from which is hung a filigree ball.

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Mrs. Horatio Appleton Lamb

French, 19th century

Object Place



2.9 x .8 x 1.5 cm (1 1/8 x 5/16 x 9/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Gilt filigree metal


Textiles and Fashion Arts


Jewelry / Adornment, Earrings, Flares, Plugs, Studs