Marble, chalcedonies, gold
Each (earing): 1 3/4 x 7/8 in. (4.4 x 2.2 cm)
Overall (brooch): 2 1/4 x 1 3/4 in. (5.7 x 4.4 cm)
Demi-parure suite of Florentine mosaic jewels; oval brooch with flower motif in white and green chalcedonies set into black marble; gold frame decorated with gold flowers; earrings of similar design set in gold frames with leaf decorations; pin attachments and gold fastening ear-wires.
Gift of Miss Elizabeth Rothwell Shannon
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