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Earring (one of a pair)

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Drop earring consisting of three amethysts set in open-backed, bezel mounts and suspended from a bezel-set amethyst attached to wire.

Credit Line

Bequest of Maxim Karolik

American or European, 19th century

Object Place

American or European


6.6 x 1.5 x 1 cm (2 5/8 x 9/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Gilt metal and amethyst


Textiles and Fashion Arts


Jewelry / Adornment, Earrings, Flares, Plugs, Studs