Each earring is made up of four, graduated, hinged palques set with two rubies and two white sapphires. The earrings are part of a demi-suite that includes King's Bracelet (2007.410).
750 / AF on applied plaque on reverse
Between 1965 and 1995, sold by Anton Fruhauf, Merano, Italy, to Karen Rotenberg, Boston; 2012, gift of Karen Rotenberg to the MFA. (Accession date: September 26, 2012)
Gift of Karen Sethur Rotenberg in memory of Sylvia Sethur