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Pair of earrings

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Onyx and pearl oval drop attached with gilt wire to onyx bead which is attached to the ear loop.

Credit Line

Bequest of Maxim Karolik

American or European, Mid-19th century

Object Place

United States or Europe


4.5 x 1.4 x 1 cm (1 3/4 x 9/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Onyx and pearls, set in gilt metal


Textiles and Fashion Arts


Jewelry / Adornment, Earrings, Flares, Plugs, Studs